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Monday, September 24, 2012

Jazz at the Station @WSU (Ogden: Oct 10)

Meeting the Standards at Station

Who: WSU Department of Performing Arts & The Union Station Foundation
What: Jazz at the Station with the WSU Jazz Ensemble
When: Wednesday, 10 October 2012, 7:00 pm
Where: Ogden’s Union Station Grand Lobby
Tickets: No tickets are required for this Free performance.

Weber State University Department of the Performing Arts and the Union Station Foundation present Jazz at the Station with the WSU Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Shannon Roberts, Wednesday, 10 October, 7:00 pm in the Grand Lobby of Ogden’s Union Station.  This will be the Jazz at the Station directing debut of Dr. Shannon Roberts, the new WSU Jazz Ensemble director. 

The 18-piece jazz band will perform a wide range of selections spanning  the last 70 years of big band jazz. The band will feature music from Count Basie, Bob Mintzer, Allen Vizutti, Bobby Sherwood, Buddy Rich and Henry Glover. Also on the concert will be members of the WSU Jazz Combo, who will perform four contrasting pieces from the standard jazz repertoires.

Jazz at the Station provides an all-ages venue for jazz fans and students. Well behaved children are welcome to attend as long as they do not disturb the performers or members of the audience.

For more information about this program, contact Caril Jennings, 626-6431 or crjennings@weber.edu or Benjamin Jennings, 801 458 8959 or BenjaminJennings@mac.com

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