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Sean Nelson’s New London Big Band: Social Hour! CD Release

June 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the New London Big Band as the celebrate the release of their new CD, “Social Hour!”, at Birdland on June 19th at 5:30pm!

Led by trombonist and composer Sean Nelson, the New London Big Band brings an eclectic mix of Count Basie inspired swing, world music influences, and some unorthodox instruments – ever heard electric trombone? They will be celebrating the release of their debut studio album Social Hour! via MAMA Records. Based in Connecticut, the musicians hail from all over New England and include many enlisted members of the U.S. Coast Guard Band.


Erik Elligers – alto sax, flute

Tyler Wilkins – alto sax, flute, alto flute, clarinet, bassoon

Cedric Mayfield – tenor sax, flute, clarinet, tárogató

Josh Thomas – tenor sax, flute, clarinet

Jeff Emerich – baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet

Don Clough – trumpet, flugelhorn

Seth Bailey – trumpet, flugelhorn

Haneef Nelson – trumpet, flugelhorn

Tom Brown – trumpet, flugelhorn

Sean Nelson – trombone, electric trombone

Leroy Loomer – trombone

Vince Yanovich – trombone

Wes Mayhew – bass trombone

Jen Allen – piano

Doug Maher – guitar

Lou Bocciarelli – bass

Nathan Lassell – drums

Megan Sesma – harp


June 19
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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315 W 44th St., New York, NY 10036
New York, NY 10036 US
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