Monday, December 1, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall in the Covington Center, RU Jazz Combos and Jazztet
This Radford University jazz program features small group jazz with performances by the Jazztet, including works composed by RU graduate student David Roth and the standard jazz repertoire. The jazz combo will feature pieces by George Gershwin and Cole Porter as well as selections by Freddie Hubbard and Cannonball Adderly.
Tuesday, December 2, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall in the Covington Center, RU Jazz Band & Concert Jazz Ensemble – Dr. Christopher White, Director
Big band music is featured in this concert with appearances by the Radford University Concert Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band. Works presented come from the libraries of Benny Goodman, Stan Kenton, Count Basie as well as contemporary works by Jeff Jarvis and Michael Phillip Mossman. The concert will also see the debut of RU Jazz' newest ensemble, Cool School, dedicated to the West Coast styles of the 1940s through the 1970s.