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The Wolverines Trio with special guest Pete Whitman

Jul 16, 2023 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Dinner and cocktail seating and service begins one hour before showtime.

Classic Jazz and Swing

The rhythm section of the Wolverines Big Band, now in their 50th year, featuring the classic swing of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and others.

Rick Carlson, piano

Steve Pikal, bass

Jendeen Forberg, drums, leader

Pete Whitman sax

Pete Whitman is a saxophonist, flutist, clarinetist, composer, arranger and educator based in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. As a freelance musician, Whitman performs in a wide range of musical styles and contexts that include Jazz, Classical, Pop, dance bands, etc. He has performed with such distinguished groups as the Minnesota Orchestra, Jack McDuff, Curtis Fuller, the Woody Herman Orchestra, the Jazz MN Big Band, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Andres Prado, Dave Stryker, The Temptations and The Midtown Men. Whitman frequently performs in Broadway shows in the Twin Cities area. He has performed in the pit orchestra with such shows as Legally Blonde, The Pirates of Penzance, Christmas Story, The Wizard of Oz, White Christmas, Chorus Line, Singing in the Rain, West Side Story and Chicago.


Crooners Main Stage
6161 Hwy 65 NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432 United States

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