Southern Minnesota’s Real Big Band Rocks Minneapolis Educators Conference on Valentine’s Day
The Minnesota Music Educators Association Meeting is next week, so of course there will be some great music. Southern Minnesota’s Real Jazz Band plays Thursday Feb 14, Valentines Day plays from 4:45 to 5:30 in room 205 of the Minneapolis Conventions Center. The band will be joined by Nachito Herrera for about half a dozen tunes. Co director Tedd Gullickson told Phil Nusbaum said that right from the start, the band’s twin missions have been great jazz and teaching kids.