november, 2016

thu17nov7:00 pmFall Jazz Night Featuring Willamette Singers and "Last Call"7:00 pm Smith Auditorium

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FALL JAZZ NIGHT IN SMITH AUDITORIUM TO FEATURE WILLAMETTE SINGERS

AND ” LAST CALL”

 

Thursday, November 17, 2016 7:00p

Suggested Donation: $5 adults/$2 students and children

 

FEATURED PERFORMERS:

 

WILLAMETTE SINGERS: The Willamette Singers Vocal Jazz Ensemble is

considered one of the finest vocal jazz ensembles in the United States today. Their most recent awards include being selected by DownBeat Magazine as the Best Undergraduate Collegiate Vocal Jazz Ensemble in the nation for 2014 and 2015.

 

“LAST CALL”: Members of “LAST CALL” are: Matt Sazima WU ’14, piano, Harris Long WU ’14, vocal and Sean Edging WU ’14, sax.   Matt Sazima won an individual Downbeat Award in 2014 for his arrangement of  “Skylark” and has just finished a Masters Degree in Jazz performance at CalArts.  Harris Long won an individual Downbeat Award in 2014 as Best Collegiate Male Vocalist.  These three outstanding musicians were also members of Willamette Singers during the years the Downbeat Award was awarded to the ensemble.  They now live and work in Portland and are active performers in the Portland music scene.

 

Call the Willamette Music Office with questions: 503-370-6255

 

Time

(Thursday) 7:00 pm

Venue

Smith Auditorium

900 State St.

Price

Free