Evoking eternal coolness, the Elevenet functions as the large-ensemble compositional vehicle for acclaimed composer/arranger/saxophonist, Wil Swindler. The Elevenet has been performing together regularly since 2007, developing top-shelf ensemble playing, writing and adventurous improvisation. In addition to creating works celebrating the mastery of Gil Evans and crossover into numerous genres, Swindler has crafted numerous original works gleaned from the influence of the greats.
Wil Swindler is a saxophonist, composer, and winner of the 2008 Gil Evans Fellowship, and educator based in the Denver Front Range area. Mr. Swindler holds a B.M. from the University of North Texas and has received commissions from West Point’s Jazz Knights, The USAF Falconaires, Denver University, Colorado State University. As a performer, he has played with Toshiko Akiyoshi, Cuong Vu, John Fedchock, Steve Wilson, Bill Warfield, Greg Gisbert, and many others. Wil Swindler is on the music faculty at Colorado State University as Associate Director of Jazz Studies.
Wednesday Show Times:
Set One: 6:30 – 7:45pm
Set Two: 8:45 – 10:00pm
Important Notes and Reservation Information:
– Floor seats are reserved for Dinner and a Show Reservations (Music & Three Course Dinner Included)