2011 BeanTown Jazz FestivalBerklee Beantown Traditional Jazz Band
The Berklee BeanTown Traditional Jazz Band, is a dixieland style octet comprised mostly Berklee College of Music Faculty Members. Of the eight of them, Charlie Lewis, Harry Skoler, John Pierce, Bill Thompson, John Marasco, Jon Hazilla, and Bob Tamagni all currently teach at Berklee and are known for their prestige in the U.S. music scene.
This year Stu Gunn will be joining the group on tuba. The Berklee BeanTown Traditional Jazz Band will be seen throughout the day all over Columbus Avenue, giving Dixieland-style small band performances.