WVU Jazz Ensembles to perform Feb. 12 at CACBy West Virginia University College of Creative Arts Feb 12, 2013 1:32AM UTC
Directed by students Wesley Hager and Jeremy Carter, the concert will feature six of the jazz program’s small jazz ensembles.
The program includes: “Sister Sadie” by Horace Silver; “Mediterranean Sundance” by Al Di Meola; “Ceora” and “Sidewinder” by Lee Morgan; “Love Won’t Let Me Wait” by Vinnie Barrett and Bobby Eli; “Cissy Strut” by The Meters; “Fables of Faubus” by Charles Mingus; “Tell Me a Bedtime Story,” “Dolphin Dance” and “Butterfly” by Herbie Hancock; and “Ladeira da Preguica” by Gilberto Gil.
Students performing will be: bassists Cody Barcroft and Mackenzie Gage; guitarists Frank Didiano and Wes Hager; pianist Grace Leong; saxophonists Vernon Jones and Matt Pitts; trombonists Will Kichty, Kenneth Johnson and Jeremy Carter; drummers Jonathan Taub and Paul Harc; and trumpeter Tim Kowalski.
For tickets and information, contact the WVU Mountainlair and CAC Box Offices at (304) 293-SHOW.