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Igor Kogan Big Band

Cover: $25 per person // Show: 8:00pm

"Igor Kogan’s LA Big Band” is a 17 piece contemporary jazz orchestra which brings fresh spirit and contemporary interpretations to jazz music and live show!

“Kogan seeks to mix together aspects of jazz, funk, rock and classical in his writing, featuring arrangements that are always forward-looking and individual while also being accessible… Fans of modern jazz orchestra are well advised to check out the Igor Kogan Big Band” ~ Scott Yanow, jazz journalist/historian and author, “Los Angeles Jazz Scene”

Igor Kogan is a versatile composer, arranger and bass player, who has performed at prestigious venues and festivals in U.S and Europe, including Jazz at Lincoln Center and Steinway Hall (NYC), Bern Jazz Festival (Switzerland), Red Sea Jazz Festival (Israel); and appeared at renowned jazz clubs Zinc, Smalls, Fat Cat (New York); Blue Whale, H.O.M.E., The Lighthouse, Vitellos (Los Angeles) among other venues as a leader and as a sideman with Plas Johnson, Jerome Jennings, Joey Morant, Valery Ponomarev, Anat Cohen, Mike Price, Mitch Manker, Gary Herbig to name a few.

After spending several years in New York working as a performing and recording bass player and composer/arranger for Broadway musical shows, he relocated to Los Angeles in 2014, where he stays busy performing with his big band and jazz quintet, as well as working on variety of commercial projects, film scores and live music productions.

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