Bon Iver High School Jazz Band Show Released as Live Album
from PitchFork, posted over 5 years ago
One of the more "awwwww" stories to come down the P4k news chute this year was Bon Iver leader Justin Vernon's set with his old high school jazz band. On April 19, Vernon teamed up with Eau Claire, Wisconsin's Memorial High's Jazz Ensemble I for a set of jazz standards and Bon Iver tunes. Proceeds from the show went towards a band trip to New York for the "Essentially Ellington" competition at Lincoln Center (where they ranked third).
Now there's an official release of the live show, dubbed A Decade With Duke, the Eau Claire, Wisconsin publication