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Friday, April 16, 2021
All Day


GoodRattle is a modern hard-bop quintet lead by saxophone & compositional mastermind Wil Swindler. This sharp-edged and relentlessly swinging group is a Nocturne Artist in Residency Alumni and a crowd favorite.  With an exciting foray into new material for the group, the harp-bop quintet Goodrattle presents music from great Jazz tenor saxophonists including: John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter, and Hank Mobley as well as modern greats like Mark Turner and Joshua Redman.  As always, the group will bring their high-energy fun-focused approach to the Nocturne stage for an unforgettable set of music.

Wil Swindler - saxophones, Gabe Mervine - trumpet

Matt Smiley - bass, Dru Heller - drums, Ben Markley & Peter Stolzman - piano

Wil Swindler is a Colorado based saxophonist, composer and winner of the 2008 Gil Evans Fellowship. He has played with Toshiko Akiyoshi, John Fedchock, Steve Wilson, Bill Warfield, Greg Gisbert, and many others. In addition to a private studio of saxophone and composition students, Mr. Swindler has been faculty at Colorado State University since 2009 as an Associate Director of Jazz Studies. Wil holds a B.M. from the University of North Texas

Important Notes:

During this time of limited indoor capacity, floor seats are only available by reservation as we are limited to 49 seats per show/seating.

Music fees are included with all 'Dinner and a Show' packages

For bar and walk-in guests, an artist fee of $25 per guest applies to this show.

During this time of limited seating regulation, guests may only stay for one set.

Saturday Music Times:   Set One: 6:30-7:45pm   |   Set Two: 9:00-10:30pm