The KU School of Music presents the KU Jazz Ensemble II and III performing in Room 130 Murphy Hall, 7:30pm, Wednesday, November 17, 2010. This concert is free to the public.
With Robert McCurdy as director, the Jazz Ensemble II will perform works to be selected from the following:
|In Case of an Emergency||Slide Hampton|
|Captain Perfect||Alf Clausen|
|The Hammer||Dave Glenn|
|They Can’t Take That Away From Me||Gershwin/arr. George Stone|
Led by director Gregory Battista, the Jazz Ensemble III will perform selected works from the following:
|Serenade to a Cuckoo||Roland Kirk/arr. Dave Glenn|
|Solar||Miles Davis/arr. Mike Tomaro|
|Improvisation #1||Jazz Ensemble III|
|Improvisation #2||Jazz Ensemble III|
UPCOMING KU JAZZ EVENTS:
9th Annual KU Jazz Vespers
Thursday, December 9, 2010
The Lied Center
Featuring KU Jazz Ensemble I with guest soloists Vince Gnojek, Steve Leisring and Robert Walzel performing the entire Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn arrangement of "The Nutcracker Suite." Tickets are $7/adults and $5/students and seniors and are available through the Lied Center Box Office, 785-864-2787.
34th Annual KU Jazz Festival
Friday and Saturday, March 4-5, 2011
Concerts nightly at 7:30 PM
Lawrence Free State High School Auditorium
Featuring CHRISTIAN McBRIDE, bass, with KU Jazz Ensemble I, and DICK OATTS, saxophone, with the Festival All-Star Big Band Tickets on sale beginning January 24, 2011.
For more information any of these upcoming events, visit us at music.ku.edu or call 785-864-3436.