Big Band Hanginar: The Music of Gil Evans ft. Alex van den Broek

LA 07 PM  |  NY 10 PM  |  JP 11 AM (+ 1 day)  |  AUS (Sydney) 12 PM (+ 1 day)


Big Band Hanginar: The Music of Gil Evans ft. Alex van den Broek



Alex van den Broek has a Masters with Distinction in Composition from the University of Canterbury and a Diploma in Jazz from CPIT Jazz School, majoring in Composition and Arranging. He is much in demand as a composer and arranger by many New Zealand performers and organizations.

Alex was the co-founder and musical director/conductor ('05-'09) of the Silencio Ensemble, a ten-piece new music ensemble. Alongside many concerts, in the Canterbury region, they collaborated with the Christchurch Art Gallery to perform Art and Socialism ('08), and Listen/Rita ('09). Other creative projects have included Crossings with The Song Company, Still Standing Silent for the Body Festival, and Totally Weill for the Christchurch Arts Festival. More recently Alex has completed commissions for other creative locals, Les Bon Vivant, Justin DeHart, and Mark Menzies.

His latest project is a 10-piece jazz ensemble which he co-founded with fellow jazz explorer Tom Rainey, called Symposium Dectet. YOU TUBE BLOG


Elliot Deutsch is a busy composer and arranger from Los Angeles, CA. He has written arrangements for a who's-who of jazz celebrities including Arturo Sandoval, Take 6, and Jane Monheit, and prominent organizations including the Kennedy Center Jazz Orchestra, Columbus Jazz Orchestra, and the US Air Force Band of the Golden West.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Deutsch has turned his focus toward his own project, The Pandemonium Big Band. Since April, PBB has released nine virtual performances to their YouTube channel. His regular releases, along with accompanying instructional videos, have made Deutsch a prominent fixture of the burgeoning online jazz scene. Elliot's Website


Moderator and ASMAC Board Member Scott Healy is an LA-based, Grammy-nominated composer, producer, pianist, and multi-keyboardist, best-known for playing in the house band for Conan O’Brien. Scott's Website


Event Date Wednesday, August 31, 2022 7:00 pm
Cut off date Wednesday, August 31, 2022 9:30 pm
Individual Price Free
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