About 32nd Street Jazz

Members

Michael Wilson

soprano, alto & tenor saxophones, flute

Mike is an evolutionary anthropologist based at the University of Minnesota. He has played alto, tenor and soprano sax, clarinet, bass clarinet, and flute in various groups over the years, including the Marion College Jazz Band, the University of Chicago’s Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, Jazz Band, and Saxophone Quartet; Court Theater’s production of Happy End, Cambridge University Jazz Orchestra, Kings College Orchestra, Dudley House Jazz Band, The JD Express, The Jazz Freeloaders, The Demonic Males, and The Prospectors. He also writes songs and sings.

Mike at ReverbNation

Mona Wong

soprano, alto & tenor saxophones

Mona Wong has performed in the Twin Cities since the ’90s in an original R&B funk band, The Curbfeelers, winning a MN Music award for Best R&B group, opening for the Ohio Players, Average White Band and After 7. She has performed with the Violent Femmes as member of the Horns of Dilemma. Mona studied with Joe Viola at Berklee College of Music. Her musical influences include Phil Woods, Art Pepper, Gerald Albright, and Ella Fitzgerald.

Scott Anderson

fretless & 5-string basses, bass clarinet, electronics

Scott is a freelance web developer and DIY musician. After playing clarinet and tenor saxophone in various bands, orchestras, jazz ensembles and pit orchestras throughout high school and college, then pursuing an undergraduate degree in music history with research on John Coltrane’s avant garde jazz style, his professional path veered into technology. Yet he continued making music, playing bass in various rock bands in Minneapolis and Atlanta. Since 2003 he has focused mainly on solo recording projects of original music in progressive rock, jazz and electronic styles.

Scott at Bandcamp

Brandon Sisneroz

drums & percussion

Selected Repertoire

Original Tunes

Blue by Four
Scott Anderson
Cincinnati Gal
Michael Wilson
Dark Matter
Michael Wilson
Delayed Resolutions
Scott Anderson
Dump Cake
Scott Anderson
Funk 2 School
Scott Anderson
Gomphothere
Michael Wilson
Monkfish Blues
Scott Anderson
Noxious Throne
Theo Wilson
Reckon Up
Michael Wilson
Telephone
Michael Wilson
Texting Miss Reed
Scott Anderson
Torpor Tantrum
Michael Wilson
Voice Mail
Michael Wilson

Jazz Standards

Blue Bossa
Kenny Dorham
Bongo Beep
Charlie Parker
Cheese Cake
Dexter Gordon
Footprints
Wayne Shorter
Free for All
Wayne Shorter
Invitation
Bronisław Kaper
Lucky Southern
Keith Jarrett
Mr. P.C.
John Coltrane
My Little Suede Shoes
Charlie Parker
Nica’s Dream
Horace Silver
The Sidewinder
Lee Morgan
Summertime
George Gershwin

Non-Standards

(Rock, blues, country & “mashup” arrangements)

Bikini Island
Goblin
Blue Monkee
arr. Michael Wilson
Careless Stepchild
arr. Michael Wilson
Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash
Four Seasons
arr. Scott Anderson
I Got Phylogeny
arr. Michael Wilson
Pinball Number Count
Walt Kraemer
Rooster
Alice in Chains
Sara Smile
Daryl Hall/John Oates
Song for Rikki
arr. Scott Anderson
Take Everything: Impossible Five
arr. Scott Anderson
Tomorrow Never Knows
John Lennon