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.
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