with Christian Wiggs, August 1, 9PM ET
- 15 US dollars$15
Details & Information
Vocalist, Christian Wiggs presents "Leading A Big Band" - a comprehensive hour that explores the duties of being a bandleader for large ensembles, the necessary organizational skills to make your band stand out from the rest and the considerations needed to build, expand and retain your audience. Taking inspiration from luminaries such as Kurt Elling, Christian Wiggs is a vocalist, bandleader, lyricist, producer, director, artist manager, educator and founder of Bandstand Presents. Christian has shared the stage with acclaimed musicians such as GRAMMY-award winners Steven Feifke and Bijon Watson, Bryan Carter, Martina DaSilva, Chad Lefkowitz-Brown, Benny Benack III, Aubrey Logan, Mathis Picard, Alexa Tarantino, Andre Hayward, Clark Sommers and George Fludas. In addition to collaboration, Christian serves as artist management for Tony-nominated orchestrator and drummer Bryan Carter. Wiggs has produced records for Benny Benack III, Steven Feifke, Bryan Carter and Kate Kortum - all released on Bandstand Presents and La Reserve Records. He has released three studio albums of his own and serves as the host and producer of “Off The Bandstand”, a series of conversations that feature local and national jazz musicians. Off stage, Christian serves as an active producer and director, his work behind the camera being featured by Playbill, ABC News, NPR Live Sessions and WRTI 90.1.
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