Faculty Jazz Ensemble recital to feature new music
School of Music performances this week
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble will perform its fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 in Westbrook Recital Hall.
The concert will feature new music by Greg Simon, Hans Sturm and Tom Larson. Also featured is an appearance by renowned jazz vocalist Jackie Allen. The concert is free and open to the public.
Comprised of the some of the nation’s finest performers and educators, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble drew national attention in 2010 with their appearance on the NET Television and Glenn Korff School of Music program Jazz Cabaret, which has been viewed by millions.
From unique arrangements of jazz and popular standards, to original works the Faculty Jazz Ensemble present a varied and exciting program. Active as clinicians and educators the group brings its “Mobile Jazz Classroom” to schools throughout the midwest.
The Faculty Jazz Ensemble includes: Peter Bouffard, guitar; Paul Haar, saxophone; Dave Hall, percussion; Tom Larson, piano; Hans Sturm, bass; Darryl White, trumpet; and Gregory Simon, trumpet.
This performance will also be live webcast.
Glenn Korff School of Music event for the week of Nov. 4-10 include:
- Faculty Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6, Westbrook Music Building
- Guest Artist: Dan Goble, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7, Westbrook Music Building
- Undergrad Jazz Combos, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, Westbrook Music Building
- Graduate Jazz Combos, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9, Westbrook Music Building