Mercyhurst Jazz Ensemble

Mercyhurst Jazz Ensemble
Saturday April 28, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Taylor Little Theatre
The Mercyhurst Jazz Ensemble spring concert features guest soloist Galen McKinney for an evening of upbeat trumpet features. McKinney is back in Pennsylvania after performing with U.S. Navy bands for eight years. The concert will include a variety of styles, including “Fire Dance” (made famous by Woody Herman with Allen Vizzutti), as well as compositions by Frank Foster, Thad Jones, Chuck Mangione, Gordon Goodwin and Charles Mingus. The concert is slated for Saturday, April 28, at 8 p.m. in Taylor Little Theatre. General admission tickets are $5; $2 for Mercyhurst students and staff and children 12 and under. Call 814-824-2394 for more information.