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The Donald Sinta Saxophone Quartet, concert and masterclass

TIME & LOCATION: 9:00-10:30am, Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

PERFORMERS:  Visiting Artists, The Donald Sinta Quartet: Dan Graser, soprano sax; Zach Stern, alto sax; Joe Girard, tenor sax; and Danny Hawthorne-Foss, baritone sax

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/15/2014 - 09:00

Welcome Jonathan, saxophone concert by new faculty member ***CANCELLED***

A saxophone concert by a new member of the Department of Music and Dance, Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, will take place on Sunday, November 16 at 4pm

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/16/2014 - 16:00

Wounded Warrior Project Benefit - Soulshine

The Ragged Impresarios in partnership with Fleming Entertainment Enterprises present the first annual Soulshine: A Concert to Benefit Wounded Warriors Project; proceeds from this event going directly to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/08/2014 - 19:30

Very Very Threadgill

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm

A postcard from a two-day celebration of Henry Threadgill, one of the world’s leading avant-garde composers and arrangers. The concert is curated by pianist Jason Moran and features dozens of performers, from those who played in Threadgill’s various ensembles to members of a new generation of admirers. On Jazz Night in America, we’ll share highlights.

Identities Are Changeable

Monday, November 17, 2014 - 6:00pm

Miguel Zenon, the prolific Puerto Rican saxophonist and composer, visits his old stomping grounds in the Bronx and discusses his newest album, Identities Are Changeable. Jazz Night in America recorded this unique work live from the 2014 Newport Jazz Festival.

A Night at the Museum

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 6:00pm

Jazz musicians find inspiration in many things; Himalayan art is not typically one of them. Jazz Night in America visits the Rubin Museum of Art in New York City to hear interviews and live performances by each of the 5 young finalists for the American Pianists Association's Cole Porter Fellowship. Hear what inspires Jazz Music's most promising young talent, from Cole Porter to Mandalas to fish.

Eddie Palmieri

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:00pm

Ten-time Grammy Award winning Latin jazz pianist Eddie Palmieri will be on the show today. Check out Palmieri with his Latin Jazz Band at the Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockport, MA on Saturday, November 8th celebrating the 5th annual Jazz on the Rocks Gala.

Chevy Chase

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 6:00pm

The comedian Chevy Chase talks about jazz and comedy and his own Bill Evans-influenced piano playing.

Roger Michell

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 6:00pm

Listen to a full-length program of Jazz Inspired, featuring British film director Roger Michell (Notting Hill).

Marilyn Maye

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 6:00pm

80-years young, Marilyn performs with energy a 40-year-old would envy and a talent that Johnny Carson honored a record 70 times on his “Tonight Show”.


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