The Cedar Avenue Big Band Innovates Within Big Band Tradition
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The Cedar Avenue Big Band Innovates Within Big Band Tradition

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The Cedar Avenue Big Band. After 25 years they still love playing big band music, big band fans love what they do. Currently, the group plays second Tuesdays at 8:30 at Jazz Central Studios in Minneapolis, including this coming Tuesday. Steve Devich is the leader of the band, and also serves as an arranger. When Steve talked to Phil Nusbaum about the group, Steve started out telling about some of his training.