August 3rd (6:30pm) VIVO
Warren Wiegratz, Pam Duronio, Tim Stemper, Dwayne Williams, and Tony Jefferson combined their creative passions to form a lively & contemporary jazz/pop, bossa/samba music ensemble called VIVO. While Warren is famed for his saxophone work, you will also have the opportunity to experience his flute & melodica talents with VIVO. This lends a very international flair to some of the Spanish, Portuguese & French songs that Pam delights in singing. In addition, Tim enjoys coloring their material with his rich guitar chords and rhythms. Dwayne is one of Milwaukee’s finest bass artists, Tony Jefferson is an outstanding and well -known percussionists.
VIVO is WAMI’s (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) “Jazz Artists of the Year” for 2015. VIVO’s new, recently released CD “This Is the Time”, features all original songs and has received very favorable reviews from The Milwaukee Journal/Sentinel and the Milwaukee Examiner publications. Warren Wiegratz is a WAMI “Hall of Fame” inductee. Pam Duronio is a runner-up selection for “Female Jazz Vocalist of the year” by the Sheperd Express publication.
This concert is proudly sponsored by Coldwell Banker Realty- Lee Carey, Flo Carneol, Moria Conley, and Terry Flanagan