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Jazz Ensemble I - Studio Orchestra concert at UMass Amherst

Last Jazz Concert of the Season

EVENT:
UMass Amherst Jazz Ensemble I & Studio Orchestra
Downbeat Magazine’s Award-winning ensembles perform new works and tunes from the standard jazz repertoire.

DAY & DATE:
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

TIME & LOCATION:
8pm, Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst campus

DIRECTOR:
UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor Jeffrey W. Holmes

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 20:00

Symphony Band & Percussion Ensemble concert at UMass Amherst

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EVENT: UMASS AMHERST SYMPHONY BAND & PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE in concert

DAY & DATE:  Tuesday, April 28, 2015

TIME & LOCATION: 7:30pm, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass Amherst campus

CONDUCTORS: Matthew Westgate & Ayano Kataoka, with Timothy T. Anderson & James Shetler

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/28/2015 - 19:30

Vocal Jazz Ensemble Concert at UMass

EVENT:
UMass Amherst Vocal Jazz Ensemble performing arrangements of much-loved standards; new music and new arrangements by graduate and undergraduate students

DAY & DATE:
Sunday, April 26, 2015

TIME & LOCATION:
8pm, Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

CONDUCTOR:
UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor Catherine Jensen-Hole

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/26/2015 - 20:00

UMass Amherst MinutemenMen’s Chorus Premieres

EVENT:
Premiere of the UMass MinuteMen's Chorus performing with the University Chorale, Recital Choir & Women's Choir

TIME & LOCATION:
3pm, First Congregational Church, 165 Main St., Amherst

CONDUCTORS:
UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professors Tony Thornton & Stephen Paparo

THIS IS A FREE CONCERT AND ALL ARE INVITED TO ATTEND!

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/26/2015 - 15:00

"Amethyst" - The Amethyst Group

Date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
Program: 

The six members of Amethyst have joined their love of contemporary jazz, acoustic pop, and various Latin genres with undeniable skill and taste. The unique voice of each musician enriches improvisational arcs throughout every performance. Featuring Rivera’s originals, as well as collaborative cover arrangements, this group delivers accessible interpretations of human feeling as well as delighting the ears.

Featuring:

From Clothes, Music & Boys To Very First Gay Rights Organization

Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry we talk with musician, former guitarist for the Slits, visual artist and filmmaker VIV ALBERTINE. Her wonderful and refreshingly honest new autobiography is titled CLOTHES CLOTHES CLOTHES MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC BOYS BOYS BOYS. Tune in tonight for part one of our conversation.  Viv talks about her “Ping Pong Affair” with Mick Jones of the Clash, her first band “Flowers of Romance”, and the Slits first record “Cut”.

From Cyber Wars To Peggy Lee

Date: 
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Cyberspace has become a battlefield and the next major international conflict may very well be fought over the Internet. Tonight on Inquiry we talk with journalist SHANE HARRIS about his latest book @ WAR: THE RISE OF THE MILITARY-INTERNET COMPLEX. This frightening and revealing account traces the development of the NSA’s cadre of elite hackers and how they use “zero day” programs to attack critical enemy targets like nuclear facilities.

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Date: 
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
Program: 

It's tax time again! Help keep the stress level down with soul songs about money (or lack of it).  Join host Tom Shaker for a non-taxing evening of great music! It all starts at 7pm.

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Noah Preminger

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 18:30

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Gabriela Martina

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/17/2015 - 18:30

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