Harry McDoggus
October 4, 2022
Entire Festival Devoted to Bill Holman
Lesley Bohm

Celebrating Jazz Legend Bill Holman October 20-23
Four Points Sheraton at LAX
Plus! on Wednesday, October 19
Pre-event party at The Lighthouse in Hermosa Beach

Wednesday, October 19
6:00pm Jazz Party at The Lighthouse The Lighthouse Cafe: 30 Pier Ave. Hermosa Beach Ron Stout and The New Lighthouse All Stars Featuring Bill Holman’s arrangements written for the Lighthouse All Stars

Thursday, October 20
10:30-11:30am Film 1 The Opener Rare Films from the Los Angeles Jazz Institute Archive
1:00-2:00pm Concert 1 Frankly Speaking Bill Holman’s Music for Frank Rosolino 2:30-3:30 Panel 1 College Goes to Jazz / Westlake School of Music Presented by Ken Poston
4:00-5:00pm Concert 2 Wild Man The Christian Jacob Big Band Plays Bill Holman’s Arrangements written for Maynard Ferguson
7:00pm Concert 3 Kenton Showcase Carl Saunders Big Band Plays Bill Holman’s Arrangements for Stan Kenton

Friday, October 21
10:30-11:30am Film 2 Theme and Variations Rare Films from the Los Angeles Jazz Institute Archive
1:00-2:00pm Concert 4 Jazz Goes to Siwash The Dave Pell Octet Plays Bill Holman / Directed by Carl Saunders
2:30-3:30pm Panel 1 Bill Holman: The Arranger
4:00-5:30pm Concert 5 The West Coast Sound Bill Holman’s arrangements for Shelly Manne, Richie Kamuca, Mel Lewis, Bill Perkins, Jimmy Rowles and more
8:00pm Concert 6 The Fabulous Bill Holman, Great Big Band, In A Jazz Orbit / Music from the Three Classic Albums

Saturday, October 22
10:30-11:30am Film 3 Jazz Hoot Rare Films from the Los Angeles Jazz Institute Archive
1:30-2:30pm Concert 7 The Gerry Mulligan Songbook Arrangements by Bill Holman / Doug Webb and an All-Star Sax Section
2:45-3:45pm Panel 2 Bill Holman Listening Party Rare and unheard recordings from the Los Angeles Jazz Institute archive.
4:00-5:00pm Concert 8 Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band
8:00pm Concert 9 After You’ve Gone Woody Herman Alumni Band / Directed by Ron Stout

Sunday, October 23
9:00-9:45am Film 4 Just Friends Rare films from the L.A. Jazz Institute Archive
10:00-11:00am Panel 3 The Holman Sidemen
12:30-1:30pm Concert 10 I Told You So Fullerton College Big Band Plays Count Basie / Directed by Bruce Babad
1:45-2:45pm Panel 4 A Discussion with Bill Holman
3:00-4:00pm Concert 11 Ready Mix Buddy Rich Alumni Band / Directed by Chuck Findley with Special Guest: Peter Erskine 4:30-6:00pm Concert 12 Issues and Answers Bill Holman in Europe: Music for The WDR, SWR and Metropole Orchestras 8:00pm California Ballroom Concert 13 The Bill Holman Band

October 19 Full Registration (LAJI Member): $450
Full Registration (non-member): $475
Tickets for individual events range from $15 - $75, depending on content.
909-939-0777 / info@lajazzinstitute.org

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