Gateway Performance Series

2011-12 Season
Friday, December 9 @ 8:00
Saturday, January 28 @ 7:30
Saturday, March 17 @ 7:30
Sunday, May 20 @ 7:00
Gateway Photography Initiative
Master Artist: Sunday, January 29 @ 1:00
(1/22 - 2/26)

Associates: Sunday, April 22 @ noon
(4/22 - 5/27)

Directions / Dining
About GPS / Press
Archive: 2009-2010, 2011
Brochure / Order
Support us!


Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 7 p.m.

Gateway Jazz Orchestra
with Alan Chan


After a successful debut in May 2011, the 17-piece Gateway Jazz Orchestra is returning this season! Coming from the contemporary style of big band music of Thad Jones, Jim McNeely and Maria Schneider, this band consists of some of the best jazz musicians in Hollywood and Los Angeles. The program features an eclectic mix of compositions by Dr. Alan Chan, the sole winner of the ArtEZ Jazz Composition Contest at the International Jazz Festival Enschede, Netherlands in 2011.

Bandleader: Alan Chan | Narrator: Lauren Marks
Woodwinds: Kevin Garren, Alex Budman, Tom Luer, Ben Burget, Tim McKay
Trumpets: Tony Bonsera, Jon Bradley, James Blackwell, Brian Swartz
Trombones: Charlie Morillas, Dave Ryan, Dave Richards, Ben Devitt
Guitar: Andrew Synowiec | Piano: Geoff Stradling
Bass: David Hughes | Drums: Jamey Tate

** There will be a reception following this event.

Program Book | Press Release (PDF)

Alan Chan - "Tzu Zu Ku" (2010-11)

Alan Chan - "Monte Alban/Solita" (2011)