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Northern Nevada - We Love You Madly

September 21, 2018 · No Comments

The Reno Jazz Orchestra (RJO) turned twenty-one this year.  Thank you northern Nevada for believing in our mission and supporting us all these years.    In 1997 we started performing at the Continental Lodge on the corner of Virginia Street and Plumb Lane to standing room crowds.  Just three of the founding band remain, myself, trombonist Rich Lewis, and tenor saxophonist Jim Garaventa, but the spirit of the original band is still with us.  It is a strong motivation to share our love of jazz and inspire the next generation of jazz musicians...

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