May 7, 2017
Studio Z: 275 East Fourth Street, Suite 200, St. Paul
$10 donation to Dakota Foundation for Jazz Education
The Dakota Combo is an all-star high school ensemble from the Twin Cities metro area and beyond, selected each year by open auditions. A program of the MacPhail Center for Music funded by the Dakota Foundation for Jazz Education, the Combo is directed by bassist Adam Linz and studies and performs throughout the school year, including at the Twin Cities and Iowa City Jazz Festivals. This year the combo is a quintet: Adam Astrup, guitar (Ricori High School), Ivan Cunningham, alto sax (South High), Riley Swain, bari sax (Southwest High School), Max Voda, bass (Southwest High School), and Simon Petrick, drums (Post Secondary Education Options, U of M).