Thursday, November 4, 2010
The Blues & The Abstract Truth
On Tuesday, November 9th at 8pm, the UConn Jazz Ensemble will perform at von der Mehden Recital Hall. The seven piece ensemble will be performing arrangements by composer, arranger, jazz pianist, and Grammy Award winner Bill Cunliffe, from his album “Blues and the Abstract Truth, take 2.” This album is a creative remake of “Blues and the Abstract Truth,” originally recorded in February 1961 by Oliver Nelson.
Admission is $7 for the public, and free for students and children. von der Mehden Recital Hall is located at 875 Coventry Road in Storrs across from Mirror Lake with plenty of free, well lit parking. For more information please call (860) 486-2969 or visit the website: www.sfa.uconn.edu.