19th Annual High School Jazz Festival
April 8, 2017
8:30 am-6:00 pm
Fine Arts Center
UMass Amherst Campus
The Department of Music & Dance presents the 19th Annual High School Jazz Festival, coordinated by Jeffrey W. Holmes, with guest adjudicator, Terence Blanchard, trumpet.
This performance includes big bands, combos & vocal jazz ensembles from across Massachusetts, Connecticut & Vermont, plus UMass jazz faculty and guest adjudicators including Dave Sporny, Dave Picchi, Bruce Diehl & Alex Lee-Clark.
Our Faculty Arts Center Concert series with Terence Blanchard is at 8 p.m.
All daytime festival activities are free and open to the public.