IUP Jazz Ensemble Presents Fall Concert

Posted on 11/4/2020 11:18:46 AM

The IUP Jazz Ensemble will present its annual fall concert on Tuesday, November 17. The performance will be held in Fisher Auditorium in the Performing Arts Center on the IUP campus, and will begin at 7:00 p.m. The IUP Jazz Ensemble is led by Kevin Eisensmith.

The program will begin with Mike Tomaro’s arrangement of John Coltrane’s “Impressions.” Two works by Bill Cunliffe—“El Optimista” and “Afluencia”—will be performed. Other works to be performed include Mark Taylor’s arrangement of “Dat Dere” by Bobby Timmons and “The Other Brothers’ Mothers’ Blues” by Bob Sennett. The concert will conclude with Bob Curnow’s arrangement of Shorty Rogers’ “Short Stop.”

Watch the live stream of this performance on the IUP Department of Music YouTube channel.

Join us for an exciting evening of big band jazz! For more information regarding this and other programs, please call the IUP Department of Music at 724-357-2390.