Jazz at The Firehouse - The Nick Grondin Group, ZUMIX Jazz Allstars to Open
As a part of ZUMIX's Jazz at the Firehouse series, come see the Nick Grondin Group with the ZUMIX Jazz Allstars!
An experienced performer and award-winning composer, Nick has presented his music to audiences throughout the U.S. and Europe, including France, Germany and Spain. As a guitarist, he leads the Nick Grondin Group, a cutting-edge jazz quintet. As a composer, Grondin creates works for both small and large jazz ensembles.
His pieces for jazz orchestra have received awards such as the 2008 ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Award and 2007 DownBeat Magazine Student Music Award for Best Extended Jazz Composition. They have been performed by the Crazy Big Band in Paris, France, the Jazz Composers’ Workshop Orchestra in Boston, and Mac Jazz Big Band in St. Paul, MN.
Purchase tickets here: http://jazzatthefirehouse.eventbrite.com