Dave Douglas and OURBIGBAND at 3S ARTSPACE


Dave Douglas is a prolific trumpeter, composer, educator and entrepreneur from New York City.  His unique contributions to improvised music have garnered distinguished recognition, including an Aaron Copland award and two GRAMMY nominations.  Douglas’ active projects include his Quintet as well as other quintets and duos.  “Dave Douglas is the unassuming king of independent jazz, a model of do-it-yourself moxie, initiative and artistic freedom.” (Frank Alkyer, DownBeat)








OURBIGBAND is an amangamation of the Seacoast region’s finest musical talent.  Whethere performing music new or old, classic compositions or original music, OURBIGBAND delivers a fresh and incisive sound.  Teaming with improvisors, composers, diverst talents and tastes, OURBIGBAND is not your average orchestra.  The ensemble, along with founder Chris Klaxton, performed at the 2014 PARMA Music Festival.”



PARMA Music Festival, Inc.  is a 501(c)3 tax exempt not-for-profit organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowable by law.