IUP Jazz Festival


Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center The Lively Arts

The IUP Jazz Band, directed by Dr. James Flowers, and the IUP Jazz Ensemble, led by Dr. Kevin Eisensmith, present their annual Spring  concert.  Featured will be drummer Steve Fidyk.  Known for his touch, versatility and musical approach, jazz drummer Steve Fidyk has earned national and international acclaim as an artist, author and columnist. Fidyk has appeared on over 100 recordings, and has performed with Wayne Bergeron, John Clayton, Mark Taylor, Wycliffe Gordon, Tim Hagans, Slide Hampton, Maureen McGovern, New York Voices, Dick Oates, Arturo Sandoval, and Doc Severinsen.

Tickets for the IUP Jazz Festival performance are available by calling the Lively Arts’ ticket office at (724) 357-1313. Tickets for any seats remaining will be sold at the door starting one hour prior to the performance start time. Tickets are priced at $10 for regular admission, $8 for seniors (60 or older) and $6 for active I-Card holders, students, and children. Group rates are available for parties of 15 or more.