Sunday, September 27 @ 4:30pm in Bezanson Recital Hall Faculty Jazz Recital: Jeff Holmes & Friends
Celebrating Billie Holiday & Billy Strayhorn in their centennial birth year
Featuring Dawning Holmes, vocals
Small group & Big Band performances; songs including: Don’t Explain, A-Train, Just A Sittin’ and a Rockin’ (as recorded by the Delta Rhythm Boys), God Bless the Child (as recorded by Blood, Sweat & Tears), Strange Fruit, Upper Manhattan Medical Group, Raincheck, Chelsea Bridge, Fine & Mellow and more!
With Jazz faculty Felipe Salles, sax; Tom Giampietro, drums; new jazz faculty bassist Shigefumi Tomita, & other Jazz alumni, friends, and members of the Jeff Holmes Big Band
Tickets: $3 UMass students, $5 other students, seniors & children, $10 general public Box Office: 413-545-2511 or Online
Friday, October 16 @ 7:30pm in Fine Arts Center Concert Hall 41st Annual Multiband Pops Concert
Our spectacular, fast-paced annual showcase of 15 wind, brass, string, percussion, choral & dance ensembles, plus the Minutman Marching Band.
Don't miss it!
Jeffrey W. Holmes, producer/coordinator
Tickets: $15 students, seniors & children /$20 general public Box Office: 413 545 2511 or Online Ticketing
Minuteman Marching Band
Thursday, October 22 @ 7:30pm in Bowker Auditorium Jazz Ensemble I & Chapel Jazz
Jeffrey W. Holmes & Felipe Salles, directors
Music by Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, Fred Sturm, Bob Mintzer, alums Chris Merz & John Gardner, Snarky Puppy & much more.
$3 UMass students; $5 other students, seniors, children; $10 General public Box Office: 413-545-2511 Online Ticketing
Tuesday, October 27 @ 7:30pm in Bezanson Recital Hall Jazz Lab Ensemble
Mike Caudill & Christian Tremblay, directors
Featuring jazz classics such as Billie Holiday's God Bless the Child, Gene Roland's Opus in Turquoise & Oliver Nelson's Stolen Moments, plus contemporary arrangements: Jeff Jarvis' Chicago Bound, an arrangement of Li'l Liza Jane and Jeremy Levy's It's Like That