Billy Strayhorn's motto, "Ever Up and Onward" seemed an apt title for the ruminations of a composer/arranger, jazz pianist, music educator, husband, father and Christian.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Monday Night: Live Jazz at UConn
UConn Jazz Showcase. Monday, Sept. 24
All of the UConn jazz groups will perform a sampling of the music they are preparing this semester. Expect plenty of variety; from bebop to big band swing! Gregg August, Earl MacDonald, & John Mastroianni, directors.The concert begins at 7:30p.m. and will be held at the von der Mehden Recital Hall, which is located at 875 Coventry Road, across from Mirror Lake on the UConn campus in Storrs. General Admission is $10, free for UConn students and for children. There will be plenty of free, well-lit parking across the street. For more information please call860-486-2969or visit us on the web at music.uconn.edu.