19th Annual High School Jazz Festival

(Jazz concerts, Special events)
Date: Saturday 4/8/2017
4 Month(s) 2 Week(s) 1 Day(s) ago
Time: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Organizer: Music & Dance Dept., 413-545-2227 ( )

Saturday, April 8 @ 8:30am-6pm in Fine Arts Center Music Wing
19th 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, trumpet
Plus 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

Terence Blanchard  Terence Blanchard