UW Vocal Jazz Ensemble to perform at UW April 5

March 29, 2013

The University of Wyoming Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 5, in the UW College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public.

The concert will feature pieces by Betty Carter, Oliver Nelson and John Coltrane, with arrangements by Darmon Meader and Kerry Marsh. The concert also will highlight members of the ensemble singing solo selections from the Great American Songbook.

The UW Vocal Jazz Ensemble is composed of 12-16 singers with a rhythm section. The emsemble performs standard and contemporary jazz in a variety of styles and genres. The ensemble will soon perform at the University of Northern Colorado Jazz Festival in Greeley, Colo.

For more information, contact Ben Markley, UW Department of Music lecturer, at (307) 766-5242 or email bmarkely@uwyo.edu.

Find us on Instagram (Link opens a new window)Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window)Find us on Twitter (Link opens a new window)Find us on LinkedIn (Link opens a new window)Find us on YouTube (Link opens a new window)