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Jambar Presents Cjc's 25th Anniversary Celebration! Electric Squeezebox Orchestra With Vocalist Kalil Wilson at California Jazz Conservatory

Posted by California Jazz Conservatory on August 5, 2022


California Jazz Conservatory
2087 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA


Sun, September 11, 2022
5:30 pm

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The ESO, a 17 piece big band led by Erik Jekabson, continues its monthly residency at the CJC. This month, in celebration of the CJC's 25th anniversary, the band features vocalist Kalil Wilson, as well as its resident poet Avotcja.

The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra is the Bay Area’s own 17-piece big band, led by trumpeter Erik Jekabson, playing music composed and arranged by its members. The composers and arrangers, some of the very best in the Bay, draw from a wide variety of influences but always come up with powerful music with groove, beauty and subtlety. The band, which started a steady Sunday residency at the California Jazz Conservatory, has collaborated with a number of special guest artists, including John Santos, Kenny Washington, Alan Ferber, Dayna Stephens, Mads Tolling, Sandy Cressman, Kellye Gray, Avotcja, Spok and Ben Goldberg....

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