Western Michigan University Jazz Studies - Kalamazoo, MI - Jazz@WMU

Sunday, September, 11, 2016

Edward Simon Afinidad and Imani Winds present ”House of Numbers”

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Sponsored by Chamber Music America, this new work by WMU
Artist-in-Residence Simon brings together one of the world’s top
jazz groups and one of the world’s top chamber groups.
Including David Binney, Scott Colley, and Brian Blade. Not to
be missed!

Tickets $20 (Seniors $10, Students $5) available from
Miller Auditorium at (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858 & at
the door

http://www.edwardsimon.com/numbers

 

Thursday, October 27, 2016

WMU Jazz Masters Series featuring Drummer Peter Erskine

Erskine

Grammy award winning drummer, who has appeared on over
600 recordings with seminal jazz groups like Weather Report,
Steps Ahead, Steely Dan and Joni Mitchell, performs with the
Western Jazz Quartet, the University Jazz Orchestra, WMU Drum Choir, and the
Advanced Jazz Ensemble.

Tickets $20 (Seniors $10, Students $5) available from
Miller Auditorium at (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858 & at
the door

 https://www.petererskine.com

 

“The Jazz Studies program at WMU offers conservatory training within a major university as well as accessible, first-rate faculty.  A great place for the development of gifted young musicians.”

- Fred Hersch, Visiting Faculty Artist