There will be no shortage of highlights when the Eastman Jazz Lab Band, under the direction of Rich Thompson, takes the stage at Kilbourn Hall on Tuesday night. Joel Boettger will take on the lead alto sax role on a Bob Brookmeyer arrangement of Hoagy Carmichael's great tune, "Skylark." Another fine saxophonist, Orlando Madrid, will be the featured soloist on a Brookmeyer original "Make Me Smile." The concert will also include works by Thad Jones, Neal Hefti, Al Cohn, and more.
The Eastman Jazz Lab Band performs Tuesday, November 17, at Kilbourn Hall, 26 Gibbs Street. 8 p.m. Free. 274-1100; esm.rochester.edu.