University Relations and Communications

MSUB Jazz Ensemble presents winter concert December 1

November 21, 2011

 

Contacts:

Dan Carter, University Relations, 657-2269

 

MSU Billings Jazz Band

MSU BILLINGS NEWS SERVICES — The Montana State University Billings Jazz Ensemble will present its annual winter concert on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Cisel Recital Hall on the MSU Billings campus.

 

The band, which has student members from throughout Montana and the Northwest, will play a varied program of jazz works that span the last 70 years, including works by Louis Prima, Benny Goodman, George Gershwin, Sammy Nestico, Lee Morgan, Joseph Zawinul and Bob Mintzer.   The band is conducted by Gary Behm.

 

Tickets are available at the door for $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and children. College students, faculty and staff are admitted free with a valid ID.

 

For more information, contact the Department of Music at 657-2350.

 

PHOTO ABOVE: Members of the MSU Billings Jazz Ensemble.