Saturday, April 8 @ 8:30am-6pm in Fine Arts Center Music Wing19th Annual High School Jazz Festival
Coordinated by Jeffrey W. Holmes, with Jazz faculty Felipe Salles, Thomas Giampietro, Catherine Jensen-Hole & Shigefumi Tomita
Big bands, combos & vocal jazz ensembles from across Massachusetts, Connecticut & Vermont
Guest adjudicator, Terence Blanchard, trumpetPlus UMass jazz faculty and guest adjudicators including Dave Sporny, Dave Picchi, Bruce Diehl & Alex Lee-Clark
FAC Concert series with Terence Blanchard is at 8pm, click here for information and tickets.One big band and one small ensemble are selected to perform at 7:30pm in the Concert Hall.
Daytime activities are FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC