Glenn Griffith
The Emerald City Jazz Kings 2016-17
My Lucky Star
Glenn Griffith
  • Biography
  • Shedd Appearances
GLENN GRIFFITH. After receiving his Master’s from North Texas State University in jazz arranging, Glenn joined the S/S Norway in-house big band as lead trombonist, backing up acts such as Lou Rawls, the 5th Dimension, Pearl Bailey and Natalie Cole. During the yearly Floating Jazz Festivals, Glenn performed in the bands of Clark Terry, Ed Shaughnessy, Erskine Hawkins, Ray Anthony and Lionel Hampton alongside such jazz greats as Jon Faddis, Al Grey and Keeter Betts. In 1992 Glenn made Eugene his home and has performed with local groups such as the Starlighters Big Band, Caliente, Eugene Symphony, Eugene Opera and Oregon Bach Festival. Since 1998 Glenn has been traveling the Mississippi river aboard the Mississippi Queen and American Queen paddlewheel steamboats playing traditional New Orleans jazz. He has served with the Jazz Kings on trombone and arranger since 2003.
2001
Oct 20-28JK 2001-02Swingin' the Blues
2003
Feb 14-21JK 2002-03The Fabulous Dorseys
2004
Feb 6-15JK 2003-04Sentimental Journey
May 7-16JK 2003-04Hooray for Hollywood!
Oct 21-24JK 2004-05A String of Pearls
2005
Feb 10-19JK 2004-05Come On And Hear!
May 14-22JK 2004-05Cocktails For Two
Oct 6-9JK 2005-06‘Taint Whatcha Do (It’s the Way Howcha Do It)
2006
Mar 2-11JK 2005-06Days of Wine & Roses
May 11-20JK 2005-06Harry & Hoagy
Oct 12-21JK 2006-07A Fine Romance
2007
Feb 3-18JK 2006-07Swinging On A Star
May 10-19JK 2006-07Get Happy!
Oct 11-18JK 2007-08Let's Dance!
2008
Jan 31-Feb 8JK 2007-08Well, Git It!
May 1-11JK 2007-08Blowin' Up A Storm!
Oct 16-24JK 2008-09It's A Great Feeling!
2009
Feb 12-19JK 2008-09The Gang's All Here!
2010
Jan 29-Feb 7JK 2009-10Heart and Soul
Apr 30-May 9JK 2009-10'S Wonderful
Oct 22-31JK 2010-11Time After Time
2011
Mar 31-Apr 8JK 2010-11Side By Side
May 6-15JK 2010-11Coast To Coast
Oct 13-21JK 2011-12Jukebox Saturday Night
2012
Feb 2-10JK 2011-12Pick Yourself Up
Mar 8-18JK 2011-12Here Come The Blondes
May 4-13JK 2011-12On The Road with Jimmy Van Heusen
Oct 11-19JK 2012-13The Very Thought Of You
2013
Feb 7-15JK 2012-13Flying Home
May 9-17JK 2012-13You Made Me Love You
Aug 6OFAM 2013Boogie Woogie Bugle BoyJaqua
Oct 10-19JK 2013-14At The Jazz Band Ball
2014
Feb 13-22JK 2013-14Give Me A Song
May 2-11JK 2013-14Bésame Mucho
Aug 7OFAM 2014Over The RainbowJaqua
Oct 9-12JK 2014-15Come Fly With Me
2015
Feb 6-15JK 2014-15Avalon
Mar 13SP 2014-15Art Pepper ElevenJaqua
May 7-10JK 2014-15Why Don't You Do Right?
Oct 22-25JK 2015-16Goody Goody
Dec 10-17JK 2015-16Swinging On A Star
2016
Aug 9OFAM 2016I'll Be Seeing YouJaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2016Follow The BoysJaqua
Aug 12OFAM 2016Keep The Home Fires BurningJaqua
Aug 13OFAM 2016Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the PositiveJaqua
Oct 13-21JK 2016-17Mood Indigo
Dec 8-14JK 2016-17Happy Holiday
2017
Feb 9-12JK 2016-17Clarinet Marmalade
May 18-21JK 2016-17My Lucky Star
Aug 4OFAM 2017Star DustJaqua
Aug 4OFAM 2017They All LaughedJaqua
Aug 8OFAM 2017Heat WaveJaqua
Aug 10OFAM 2017Star DustJaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2017They All LaughedJaqua
Aug 12OFAM 2017That Old Black MagicJaqua
Dec 6-13JK 2017-18An Old-Fashioned Christmas
2018
Aug 2OFAM 2018The Heart and Soul of Frank LoesserJaqua
Aug 3OFAM 2018CenterpieceJaqua
Aug 9OFAM 2018CenterpieceJaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2018The Heart and Soul of Frank LoesserJaqua
Oct 11-14JK 2018-19In The Mood
Nov 30-Dec 16ST 2018White ChristmasJaqua
Dec 6-12JK 2018-19Ring Those Bells
2019
Feb 7-10JK 2018-19Tonight You Belong To Me
Apr 12-14SP 2018-19Bon SoirJaqua
May 2-5JK 2018-19Cheerful Little Earful
Jul 24OFAM 2019In The Age Of SwingJaqua
Jul 25OFAM 2019It Don't Mean A ThingJaqua
Jul 31OFAM 2019It Don't Mean A ThingJaqua
Oct 10-13JK 2019-20Get Happy
Dec 12-17JK 2019-20A Holly Jolly Christmas
2020
Feb 6-9JK 2019-20It's All Right With Me
Feb 29-Mar 1SP 2019-20Shirley Andress: My Name Is Barbra
Oct 15-18JK 2020-21Diga Diga DooJaqua
2021
Jul 22-30OFAM 2021RendezvousJaqua
Jul 22OFAM 2021Setting The ScoreJaqua
Jul 23-31OFAM 2021Some Like It HotJaqua
Jul 24-31OFAM 2021SpellboundJaqua
Sep 9-12JK 2021-22What Will Be Will BeJaqua
Oct 14-17JK 2021-22I'm Glad There Is YouJaqua
Dec 8-15JK 2021-22All Is BrightJaqua
2022
Feb 10-13JK 2021-22C Jam BluesJaqua
Glenn Griffith appears in these The Jazz Kings 2016-17 events:
Thursday Oct 13
7:30 pMood Indigo
Saturday Oct 15
2:00 pMood Indigo
Sunday Oct 16
3:00 pMood Indigo
Friday Oct 21
7:30 pMood Indigo
Thursday Dec 8
7:30 pHappy Holiday
Sunday Dec 11
3:00 pHappy Holiday
Tuesday Dec 13
7:30 pHappy Holiday
Wednesday Dec 14
7:30 pHappy Holiday
Thursday Feb 9
7:30 pClarinet Marmalade
Friday Feb 10
7:30 pClarinet Marmalade
Saturday Feb 11
2:00 pClarinet Marmalade
Sunday Feb 12
3:00 pClarinet Marmalade
Thursday May 18
7:30 pMy Lucky Star
Friday May 19
7:30 pMy Lucky Star
Saturday May 20
2:00 pMy Lucky Star
Sunday May 21
3:00 pMy Lucky Star
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