Des Moines Community Jazz Center Announcements

MAY 4 JAM SESSION!!!!

MAY 4 JAM SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT
[The rhythm section will be, David Altemeier on bass, Jim Eklof on drums, and HAPPY to announce that Sam Salomone will be returning to our house band, as of this Sunday, May 4th. Yeah!!!!!]
[From Abe Goldstien]
Mark your calendar for our Sunday, May 4 Jam Session at Java Joe's in downtown Des Moines.
Chris Merz, head of UNI's Jazz Studies, will be on hand to conduct a workshop at 1 pm, with the jam session to follow from 2 – 4 p.m.
Remember, students who attend the March, April, May and June sessions will be eligible for a chance to win our Stu Calhoon Summer Jazz Scholarship.
Chris has selected the following tunes for the session. As always, let me know what you want to play and if you need music.
BEGINNERS:
• Bag's Groove
• Cold Duck Time
• Road Song
• Equinox
• Blues In The Closet
• Blues By Five
INTERMEDIATE
• Autumn Leaves 
• On the trail
• Jive Samba
• Mr. P.C.
• Contemplation
ADVANCED
• Pent up house
• Softly as in a morning sunrise
• All the things you are
• St. Thomas
• Song for my father
• Maiden Voyage