The Ultraphonic Experience
John Akal's Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra features the hottest line up of fabulous jazz musicians in the Denver Metro area. Through it's 16 year history alumni of the Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson, and Glenn Miller bands have been a part of this all-star big band. It's current line up of 5 saxes, 5 trombones, 5 trumpets, a 5 piece rhythm section and the dynamic sound of vocalist Linda Theus-Lee make this the most progressive and energetic band yet.
Under the leadership of internationally known percussionist and recording artist John Akal, this 21 piece powerhouse contemporary big band continues on to the next step with new music from some of the best-known jazz composers from around the world.
The band has received international recognition, and has been featured in Big Band International magazine. The Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra brings big band music into the new millennium with a 21st century sound for a new contemporary audience. Feel the power of great music. Let the Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra be your jazz passport to Ultra-excitement!
Ultraphonic at The Venue
Join John Akal's 20 piece Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra at The Venue every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month for a night of contemporary big band jazz featuring vocalist Linda Theus-Lee. It's located right at Hwy. 36 (The Boulder Turnpike) and Pecos Street.
Mexican food, full bar and plenty of free parking! $5 cover.