Friday, October 20, 2017
The annual event, coordinated by Jeffrey W. Holmes, director of Jazz and African-American Music Studies, is a showcase of the department’s finest wind, brass, orchestral, percussion, and dance ensembles, plus the Minuteman Marching Band.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017
On October 6, the Wind Ensemble, the University’s premiere wind and percussion group, will present their first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.
On October 13, the Jazz Ensemble I, the top jazz ensemble at UMass Amherst, will make its fall debut at 7:30 p.m. in Bowker Auditiorium.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
On Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. (with Pre-Concert Talk at 6:45), composer and saxophonist Felipe Salles will present his Interconnections Ensemble, a jazz big band that fuses Brazilian and European traditions.
Monday, October 2, 2017
In early October, the UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance and the Fine Arts Center’s Asian Arts & Culture Program co-host a presentation and masterclasses by the Compagnie Hervé Koubi Residency Project at the Totman Dance Studio 202.