Tuesday, October 18 @ 7:30pm in Bowker Auditorium Jazz Ensemble I & Chapel Jazz Ensemble
Directed by Jeffrey W. Holmes & Felipe Salles
Includes classic tunes by Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Bob Mintzer, Thad Jones & others, plus the Flintstones Theme!
Box Office: 413-545-2511 OR ONLINE TICKETING Tickets: $3 UMass students; $5 other students, seniors & children; $10 general public
Thursday, October 20 @ 7:30pm in Bezanson Recital Hall Jazz Lab Ensemble with Graduate Jazz Composers Ensemble
Directed by Nate Gowen & Dann Friedman
Featuring John LaBarbera's "Watson's Walk" as written for the Buddy Rich Big Band and an arrangement of Charles Mingus' tribute to Oscar Pettiford , "O.P." Also including a singular performance of Rob McConnell's "4,679,385th Blues in B flat" plus swing, funk and mambo tunes.