UW-La Crosse jazz ensembles to perform
Classic big band pieces, Latin-jazz, jazz-funk and contemporary compositions will highlight an upcoming spring concert. The UW-La Crosse Jazz Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble will perform a joint concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, in the Bluffs, UWL Student Union, 521 East Ave. N.
Composers featured in the concert include Duke Ellington, Fred Sturm and Bob Mintzer. Each group also features a vocalist who will sing a number of songs, including big band arrangements written for the great jazz vocalist, Ella Fitzgerald. UWL Music Department Associate Lecturer Jeff Erickson is director of the ensembles.
The concert is free and open to all.
If you go—
Who: UWL Jazz Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble
When: 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29
Where: The Bluffs, UWL Student Union, 521 East Ave. N.