February 24: Nova Jazz Plays O’Garas

Coming up this Tuesday, Nova once again brings its contemporary music wares to O’Garas Bar and Grill. Well, most of our music is contemporary. Recently, we’ve come into the possession of some classic jazz orchestra transcriptions as recorded by the Duke Ellington and Benny Carter bands. What are these tunes? We may just play them,… Continue reading February 24: Nova Jazz Plays O’Garas

Happy (Belated) New Year

Wow, it’s already mid-January! Nonetheless, everyone in the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra would like to wish everyone out there a Happy New Year. In addition to our regular performances at O’Garas, (The next one is the 27th of this Month), we have exciting projects planned for 2009. Stay tuned!

Happy Holidays from NCJO and Upcoming Yuletide Concert

As a way of wishing everyone in the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra happy holidays, the band got together for a rehearsal and fine pot-luck meal last Sunday afternoon. We’d like to wish everyone out there happy holidays, too. Our Christmas concert is coming up at O’Gara’s on December 23rd, where we’ll be reprising some tunes… Continue reading Happy Holidays from NCJO and Upcoming Yuletide Concert