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Jazz à la Villette
from August 29 to September 10, 2019
All programming

Le Bal de Jazz à la Villette

avec le Umlaut Big Band
Grande Halle de La Villette


Elmer Schoebel / Arr. Don Redman
Spanish Shawl
Jay Gorney – Owen Murphy / Arr. Don Redman
He's the Hottest Man in Town
Elmer Schoebel / Arr. Don Redman
King Oliver – Louis Armstrong / Arr. Don Redman
Sugar Foot Stomp
Joseph Russell Robinson / Arr. Fud Livingston
Jack Palmer – Fletcher Henderson / Arr. Harold Arlen
Fletcher Henderson – Patty Carroll – Ken Macomber/ Arr. Don Redman
Rocky Mountain Blues
Duke Ellington
Take It Easy
Dorothy Fields – Jimmy McHugh – Dan Healy / Duke Ellington
Harlem River Quiver
Duke Ellington
Black Beauty
Duke Ellington – Harry Carney – Irving Mills / Arr. Ellington
Rockin' In Rhythm
Dorothy Fields – Jimmy McHugh / Arr. Ellington
Arabian Lover
Vitor Young – Will J. Harris / Arr. Redman
Sweet Sue (Just You)
Mary Lou Williams
Messa Stomp
Benny Carter
Scandal in A Flat
Duke Ellington
Harry B. Smith – Francis Wheeler – Ted Snyder / Arr. Redman
The Sheik of Araby
Morton–Roppolo–Mares–Melrose/ Arr. Redman
Milenberg Joys
Benny Carter
Symphony in Riffs
Takin' My Time
Alexander Tsfasman
Jolly Walk
Duke Ellington
The New Birmingham Breakdown
Spencer Williams / Arr. Redman
Don Redman
Mickey Finn
Chant Of the Weed
More Dort
Flight of the Jitterbug
Just An Old Manuscript
Tadd Dameron
Don Redman
Auld Lang Syne
Mary Lou Williams
Mary's Idea
Horace Henderson
Big John's Special


Umlaut Big Band
Pierre-Antoine Badaroux, musical conducting, alto saxophone
Bastien Weeger, alto saxophone, clarinet
Geoffroy Gesser, saxophone ténor, clarinet
Pierre Borel, saxophone ténor, clarinet
Benjamin Dousteyssier, alto saxophone, saxophone baryton, saxophone basse
Brice Pichard, trumpet
Louis Laurain, trumpet
Gabriel Levasseur, trumpet
Fidel Fourneyron, trombone
Michaël Ballue, trombone
Romain Vuillemin, guitar, banjo
Matthieu Naulleau, piano
Sébastien Beliah, doublebass
Antonin Gerbal, drum kit
An outdoor dance to relive the ambiance of the 1920s and 1930s, when people of all ages came out to swing. With communicative jubilation, the Umlaut Big Band—an orchestra of young French virtuosos—recreates this fun and festivity for the whole family.

Getting here

Porte de Pantin station
M5 Paris Underground (Métro) Line 5 3B Tram 3B
221 avenue Jean-Jaurès, 75019 Paris