The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra is ...
In front of the iconic red roof of the Village Vanguard our Monday night home.
- Founded as Thad Jones/Mel Lewis and The Jazz Orchestra
The beautiful melodies and unique arrangements of Thad Jones enchanted audiences worldwide. The mixture of the music from diverse backgrounds created their innovative sound and the band was quickly recognized as a world-class big band.
- Mel Lewis and The Jazz Orchestra
- Vanguard Jazz Orchestra
We are playing at The Village Vanguard every Monday. 8:30pm and 10:30pm.
For tickets, please visit The Village Vanguard's website.
The Village Vanguard
- OverTime - Music of Bob Brookmeyer - 2014 GRAMMY nominee
- Forever Lasting -Live in Tokyo- 2012 GRAMMY nominee
- Monday Night Live At The Village Vanguard 2009 GRAMMY winner
- Up From The Skies, Music of Jim McNeely 2006 TWO GRAMMY nominations
- The Way, Music of Slide Hampton - 2005 GRAMMY winner
- Can I Persuade You - 2003 GRAMMY nominee
- Thad Jones Legacy - 2001 AFIM winner
- Lickety Split, Music of Jim McNeely - 1999 GRAMMY nominee
- To You - Tribute to Mel Lewis
For detailed info, please visit "music" page.