TIME, DATE, AND PLACE: 8 p.m. Thursday, April 15, in Strong Auditorium on the University of Rochester’s River Campus.
ADMISSION: Free and open to the public
Note: Parking is available on University lots after 7 p.m. weeknights.
The University of Rochester Jazz Ensemble will present its spring concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 15, in Strong Auditorium on the River Campus. The show is free and open to the public.
The program will include “Daybreak Express” by Duke Ellington, “Scrapple for the Apple” by Charlie Parker, “St. Thomas” by Sonny Rollins, “ ’Round Midnight” by Thelonious Monk, and many more. The jazz ensemble is made up of more than 15 members, all students of the University.
Conductors for the jazz ensemble concert are Rodney Lancaster and Eric Schmitz, who are candidates for the degree Doctor of Musical Arts at the Eastman School of Music in the Department of Jazz and Contemporary Media.
The University of Rochester Jazz Ensemble is sponsored by the Department of Music at the College. For more information, call (585) 275-2828.