Join us on Sunday, December 30 at Starr Hill Brewery & Tap Room for a
Close out 2018 with a bang! Join us for beignets, blues, brass and brews. We’ll spend the afternoon enjoying the smooth jazz stylings of The Jazz Connection and unwind before we usher in 2019.
The Jazz Connection is a cohort of local jazz musicians. The lineup includes Dan Sebring on bass, David Weiss on piano, Brandon Rose on trumpet, and Monte Parsons on drums. Dan a long time Charlottesville resident and has played with many area bands including The Casuals featuring Johnny Sportcoat, The Stoned Wheat Things, The Hogwaller Ramblers, and Borderline, to name a few. His present projects include Susan Munson’s ‘Mojo Pie’, Two Wishes Trio, and Plum Blossom Special. David Weiss started his piano playing career in New York City, but has recently been playing with the Jazz Collective and his own trio, “Jazz 1-2-3”. Brandon Rose is also a long time local trumpet player, and has appeared with many jazz groups around Charlottesville. The line-up is rounded out with Monte Parsons on the drums. Monte has most recently been the drummer for the Jazz Collective, a group that held a weekly restaurant gig for 11 straight years. The Jazz Connection brings a repertoire of jazz standards, blues, Latin-inspired, and funk-driven tunes that are sure to have you tapping your feet and swaying along with the band.