Being musical is being inspired!   Music can sustain you. It comes from the care of your being. That’s the idea behind the Ensembles.

From simple children’s parties to the most sophisticated dance orchestras and jazz concerts, Jim Tenbensel Music can do it all.

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“This Guy could Play in anybody's band.”
Ed Shaughnessy
The Tonight Show Band

“The best wedding band I’ve ever heard. They play every style of music”                          
Alice Preves
St Paul Chamber Orchestra

Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 3 pm is the Como Pops Ensemble last concert of the year. The Como Pops Ensemble will play at the pavilion.The Concert is free and and will be done by 4:30 pm. 

God Bless AmericaIrving Berlin

Fanfare for the Common Man, Copland

The Tsar's Farewell, Rimsky-Korsakov

Alpine Echoes, Windsor

Mississippi View, Wright


Darktown Strutters Ball

El Capitan, Sousa 

Angel Eyes, Dennis

Albanian Dance, Hanson

The Wizard of Oz Fantasy, Arlen

National Anthem

 Hope to see you there. Jim

Jim's ​schedule 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 1:30 pm
        Playing with the Capri Big Band at the Minnesota Arboretum, 
3675 Arboretum Dr. Chaska

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 7 pm
        Playing with the Capri Big Band at the Centennial Park, 
6301 Shingle Creek Pkwy, Brooklyn Ctr

Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 3 pm
        The Como Pops Ensemble will play at the pavilion. 
Concerts are free and done by 4:30 pm

Jim's schedule with the Barbary Coast Dixieland Band for 2019

August 11        St. Andrews Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi, MN ~ service 9 & 10:30 am

September 8    Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, Apple Valley, MN - services 8:30, 9:45, & 11 am 
September 22  ​St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Bloomington, MN services 8:30 & 10 am

November 3     Bethel United Methodist Church, Mound, MN service 10 am
November 9     Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Excelsior, MN service 5 pm
November 10   Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Excelsior, MN services 9 & 10:30 am

December 9     Wayzata Country Club, Wayzata, MN 10:30 am to 2:30 pm