Take Love Easy: A Tribute to Ella and Joe (by Sam Miltich and Charmin Michelle)
Jazz musicians Sam Miltich and Charmin Michelle bring you the iconic duo of Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass, who performed many duets throughout the 1970s. This tribute includes many covers of Fitzgerald and Pass, as well as original music that captures the spirit of a bygone era.
We distributed evaluations to patrons following each concert. We hoped that patrons would increase their understanding and appreciation of jazz music. We hoped they would enjoy the concerts, and maybe learn something about the musicians, or the style of music presented.
100% of respondents said that after this concert they increased their understanding and appreciation of jazz music. 70% said that they enjoyed this program because it helped them to increase knowledge or better understand a topic. 75% agreed that this program exposed them to a new genre of music, and 100% said that they would attend a similar program in the future. Public comments included, 'good for us to be exposed to a 'new style'', and 'very enjoyable, amazing guitarists.'
In Hallock, the use of city hall was provided free of charge. In Roseau, refreshments were provided free of charge.