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Friday, March 6

Alan Chan Jazz Orchestra

El Camino College Marsee Auditorium

16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance, 90506


El Camino College faculty member Alan Chan will showcase his talents at 8:00 p.m. on March 6, 2015 in the Marsee Auditorium. A professor of music and director of El Camino College Jazz productions, Chan will take the stage to show the audience the skills he’s used to mold El Camino College’s budding musicians.

The Alan Chan Jazz Orchestra, known simply as ACJO, has successfully unveiled their “Rancho Calaveras” EP and Chan was further praised for his distinct and “genre-shaking” sound, upon the released his debut album “Shrimp Tale” this past summer.

Chan is a critically acclaimed jazz artist who has lived and performed in the United States, Asia, and Europe. Orchestras, college and high school bands, and jazz bands, including the Brussels Jazz Orchestra, have performed his work. Chan founded the Alan Chan Jazz Orchestra in 2012 which is comprised of top Los Angeles studio and jazz musicians.
ACJO’s musical endeavors reach far beyond providing rhythmic and entertaining compositions. Chan draws from real-life experiences from living around the world and attempts to draw attention to significant world issues like environmental protection.

Tickets to the performance are $20 and may be purchased online at centerforthearts.org, by phone at 310-329-5345 or toll-free at 800-832-ARTS. The Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Campus parking is $3. The El Camino College Marsee Auditorium is located at 16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance.

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Marina del Rey Full Moon Dinner Cruises

Hornblower Cruises and Events

13755 Fiji Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

8:00pm to 10:30pm

Leaves from Marina Del Rey Fisherman's Village Marina, 13755 Fiji Way at 8:00 PM

Boarding time: 7:30 PM

Price: $84.95 per person *Tax, service charge and landing fee additional

Your Cruise Includes:
2 ½-hour yacht cruise
Private table
4-course dinner
Boarding glass of champagne
Complimentary Soda, Coffee, Tea and Water
Wine and cocktails available for purchase
DJ entertainment and dancing
Scenic harbor views
Next dates: March 6, April 3-4, May 2, July 31 (Blue Moon), August 1, August 28-29, September 26, December 25

Starting at $84.95* for Friday and $89.95* for Saturday.

Prefer to book by phone? We're here at (310) 301-9900

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Alan Chan Jazz Orchestra: From "Rancho Calaveras" to "Shrimp Tale" Concert

Marsee Auditorium

16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance, CA 90506


The Alan Chan Jazz Orchestra (ACJO), comprised of 17 first-call studio/jazz musicians in Los Angeles, has become a rising star in the big band scene in recent years. ACJO released their debut album Shrimp Tale in July 2014 with concerts in LA and New York City. Chan’s originality has won rave reviews from New York City Jazz Records, DownBeat and AllAboutJazz.com, as well as radio plays on over 70 stations in the USA and abroad. Winner of the 2011 ArtEZ International Jazz Composition Contest in the Netherlands, his genre-shaking compositions can be heard in an array of venues serving classical (Taiwan National Concert Hall), experimental (the Stone NYC) and jazz (Catalina Jazz Club Los Angeles & Flagey Center in Brussels).

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