Jazz groups to perform at Jazz UpFront, April 25
Illinois State University Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Combos I and II will perform in concert starting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, at Jazz Upfront, 107 W. Front St., Bloomington.
The combos will perform arrangements of standard jazz repertoire by composers such as Wayne Shorter, John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, and Sam Jones. Jazz Ensemble I will play big band compositions by well-known jazz composers Oliver Nelson, Bob Mintzer, Bob Washut, Bob Brookmeyer, Thad Jones, and Fred Sturm. The groups are under the direction of Tom Marko.
The music performances are free, but attendees are required to comply with applicable laws for bar entrance.