Concert: Jazz Ensemble I & Studio Orchestra

Event Details

April 19, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Admission: 
$3 UMass students; $5 other students, seniors & children; $10 general public
Contact:
Music & Dance Dept.
413-545-2511
Directed by Jeffrey W. Holmes, the award-winning Jazz Ensemble I & Studio Orchestra presents their annual spring concert.
 
Part one of the concert features Jazz Ensemble I performing selections by renowned big band composer/arranger Mike Abene, a new piece by UMass faculty member Felipe Salles titled “Odd Tango,” and new arrangements by student pianists Matt Twaddle and Charles Vadala.
 
Part two features the Studio Orchestra (Jazz Ensemble I with strings & winds from the All-University Orchestra) performing a variety of jazz standards and new works by graduate jazz composition majors.

 

Event Category

Music Music Performance