Jazz Innovations, Part I

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 7:30pm
FREE
Jazz Studies major Carmen Rothwell, bass, in performance at the 2013 Improvised Music Project Festival (Photo: Steve Korn).
Jazz Studies major Carmen Rothwell, bass, in performance at the 2013 Improvised Music Project Festival (Photo: Steve Korn).

Student jazz ensembles pay homage to the icons of jazz and break new ground with original progressive jazz compositions.

ARCTIC PURPLE  
Greg Sinibaldi, advisor  

Performing the music of CHARLES MINGUS : 
OH LORD, DON'T LET THEM DROP THAT ATOMIC BOMB ON US
FREE CELL BLOCK F
DUKE ELLINGTON'S SOUND OF LOVE
FABLES OF FAUBUS
SLOP  

David Klein, tenor sax; Chris Schindele, piano; Elias Hampton, guitar; Anthony LeFaive, bass; Wyatt Gardner, drums 

LAZARUS EFFECT 
Cuong Vu, advisor  

DONNA LEE: CHARLIE PARKER
P-CHEE: MASON LIM
I WISH YOU LOVE: CHARLES TRENET
MARCH WINDS AND APRIL SHOWERS: ABE LYMAN  

Gabe Judd, guitar Kevin Silveira, trombone Mason Lim, trumpet Mariah Jones, bass Peter Holmes, drums Noah Kapioski, piano 

 

5 ELEPHANTS
Ted Poor, advisor  

Improvisations based on the following compositions by Steve Coleman:  

The X-Format Adrenal
Got Ghost Fire Theme (I'm Burning Up)
Cerebellum Lean  

Personnel – TBA