56th Army Jazz Band – “So What”

In this KPLU studio session, the US Army salutes jazz, with the 56th Army Jazz Band from Joint Base Lewis/McCord. Hosted by Abe Beeson, this sextet of talented troops gives a delightfully sneaky rearrangement of Miles Davis’ So What. 

The band:

1st Sgt Teal Warren – bandleader/bass (on “So What”)

Specialist Guerin Williams – drums

Specialist Benjamin Bergmark – piano

Sgt Nicholas Cressotti – bass/guitar (on “So What”)

Sgt Matthew Zettlemoyer – alto sax

Sgt Stephen Kirkpatrick – trombone

Steve Treseler, Saxophonist In Motion

https://cpa.ds.npr.org/kplu/audio/2018/04/steve_tressler_s_in_motion_quartet_spring_18_01.mp3 We’ve grown accustomed to his face, sax player Steve Treseler had performed in the KNKX studios as a sideman and as a mentor to

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