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Jazz Ensemble

April 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Jazz Ensemble
The UWM Jazz Ensemble is a 20+ musician jazz big band comprised of undergraduate and graduate students and regularly features student vocalists performing jazz standards by legendary songwriters such as Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, the Gershwin’s, Jerome Kern, and others. Original compositions and arrangements created by students for the Jazz Ensemble are showcased at a majority of concerts.

In addition to an emphasis on performing compositions by Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Woody Herman, Thad Jones, Charles Mingus, Toshiko Akiyoshi, and Maria Schneider, the Jazz Ensemble also performs music from other genres arranged for big band, such as soul, funk, disco, fusion, and rock.

Helene Zelazo Center (Room 250) Date/Time:
Thursday, April 13, 2023
7:30 p.m. CT

Ticket Pricing:

General – $10
Senior/UWM Faculty & Staff – $8
Youth under 18 – $3
UWM Student – $3
fees/tax added at checkout

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April 13
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
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Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts (Room 250)
2419 East Kenwood Boulevard
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Showcase: $10, $8, $3, $3, Major Free 
Additional equipment, technology, meeting rooms, dressing rooms, etc.
Bar service. Round tables with chairs for patrons. High top cabaret tables in back of room. Steinway model D grand piano; ideally, dave tunes the day of concert. Risers for trumpets/trombones. Music stands and armless chairs for approximately 25-28 musicians. Microphones for piano, vocalist, two for sax section, one for French horn, one for trumpet section. Monitors for vocalist and for the band.
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