Performance: Chapel Jazz Ensemble
May 1, 2018
UMass Amherst Campus
The Department of Music and Dance presents the UMass Chapel Jazz Ensemble, directed by Thomas Giampietro. The concert features the return of professor emeritus of trombone David Sporny, who will guest conduct the group for the second half of the concert.
Sporny directed Chapel Jazz for many years during his time at UMass. The concert also marks the return of the group to its former rehearsal space, the newly reopened Old Chapel.