The Ben Ferris Octet is an 8-piece band based out of Madison WI, playing music from 1920-Now with the sound of a big band and the clarity of a trio Nick Bartell, Jon Hoel, Luke Busch, saxophones Paul Dietrich, trumpet Darren Sterud, trombone Dave Stoler, keys Ben Ferris, bass Michael Koszewski, drums Nuggernaut is a […]
Ben Ferris Octet’s 4th Annual Holiday Show North Street Cabaret, 610 North St., Madison WI Dec. 19th, 7pm Tickets available at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4445180 $10 general admission, or $60 for a reserved table of 4 Per our usual tradition, the band will be taking audience input in our “Ho-ho-ho/No-no-no” tip jars – which ever has more $$ […]
Ben Ferris & Paul Hastil Arts and Literature Laboratory – 2021 Winnebago St. Madison, WI Dec. 6th, 8pm $5 Ben Ferris, bass and Paul Hastil, rhodes will be performing original music live at Arts and Literature Laboratory on Dec. 6, at 8pm. Tickets are just $5 for this intimate show in one of Madison’s most […]
Original electric jazz trio consisting of Josh Cohen on 6-string electric bass, Jason Kutz on keyboards, Chris Di Bernardo on drums and special guest Tony Barba on tenor saxophone.
The Ben Ferris Octet invites you to the North Street Cabaret for their annual “Ho-Ho-Ho or No-No-No” holiday party. You choose with your tips – more holiday music or NOT! With special guest vocalist Rose Heckenkamp-Busch Tickets expected to sell out quickly – snag yours before they are gone! Use link to buy from brown […]
Jonathan Greenstein, tenor sax Darren Sterud, trombone Anthony Utehs, guitar John Christensen, bass Tim Cieplowski, drums Paroaria features the talents of the region’s top jazz musicians who come together to perform the works of iconic musicians composed during our lifetime. On tap for September 29 is the music of the Dave Holland Quintet and Gateway […]