These can be purchased cash or check at the box office at the Clayton Center. Credit card sales will incur a surcharge. In addition, the festival has arranged a very special room rate at: Candlewood Suites in Alcoa, TN reserve at Consider making this a mini-vacation! Help us spread the word! Friday, June 7pm — East Tenn. Sunday, June 30th: 2pm — Grace Note flute choir pm — Knoxville community band.
We hope that you can come over to enjoy not only the Southern Stars, but the other groups who will be performing. John Williams 2. Herbert L. King 4. John Williams 5. Bach 8.
That same year he also began working for the Tucson Jazz Institute the three-time winner of the Essentially Ellington competition , giving regular clinics, lessons and master classes. Versace's career is multifaceted. He has been contracted as a performer, teacher, composer, arranger, producer, music director and an engraver.
From to Versace held the piano chair in the Mancini Institute Orchestra, a multi-genre crossover orchestra under the direction of Terence Blanchard. He currently tours extensively with Khristian Dentley, and is preparing for two upcoming record releases. The first one is a collaboration with Mr.
Dentley, titled "Easy Simple Life. Under the direction of Dr. This performance will open with the Jazz Combo II performing several original arrangements and compositions.
He has spent several years freelancing in Colorado and the Midwest, where he has been involved in a diverse array of musical styles from classical and straight-ahead jazz to avant-garde, rock, and Jewish.
Herald earned his Master of Music degree in jazz studies and pedagogy from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and Bachelor of Music degree in saxophone performance from the University of Akron, Ohio. Having just completed a year touring full-time with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, Chris is currently pursuing his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in saxophone performance from the University of Arizona.
Chris has been awarded several distinctions, including recently being a woodwind finalist in the University of Arizona's Concerto Competition, soloist awards from various jazz festivals, winner of the Hank Marr Competition in Columbus, Ohio, and being awarded the University of Arizona's Jazz Graduate Teaching Assistantship.
Since Midterms just happened for most of the students here on campus I thought it would be a good time to update everyone on what has been happening in the studio! Members of the Jazz Combo and Studio Jazz Ensemble will perform their first concert of the academic year, featuring an eclectic program under the direction of Angelo Versace, who begins his second year as director of jazz studies at the Fred Fox School of Music. This show will open with the Jazz Combo I performing several original arrangements and compositions.
Both ensembles are under the direction of Professor Gregg Hanson. The Wind Symphony will open the program performing standard works from the wind band repertoire. The UA Wind Ensemble will perform on the second half of the program and will feature virtuosic music by a variety of American composers.
Repertoire includes Claude T. Come out and support the Philharmonic Orchestra with some of the best known orchestral works from the repertoire! In its ranks are music majors and minors, as well as many students and other members of the UA community. The Philharmonic performs a cross-section of the orchestral repertoire in a number of concerts each year. Thomas Cockrell. Please also join us for future performances of the University of Arizona Philharmonic Orchestra during the academic year: Friday, December 4; Thursday, March 3 and Wednesday, May 4.
Make sure to come out September 24th and enjoy the first Symphony concert of the season, featuring guest artist Vijay Gupta. The Arizona Symphony Orchestra will present its first concert of the season on Thursday, September 24, at p.
Under the baton of Maestro Thomas Cockrell, members of the orchestra will perform works of Mozart, Mendelssohn and Brahms. Kelly Thomas, UA former professor of tuba, who suddenly passed away in June. Symphony No. Please join us for other upcoming performances of the Arizona Symphony Orchestra during the academic year: October 17; November opera ; February 6 and 7 President's Concert ; March 5; April opera ; and May 4.
Vijay made his solo debut at 11 in Tel Aviv with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Zubin Mehta, and has performed as a soloist, recitalist and chamber musician on an international scale since the age of eight. Gupta is a passionate and dedicated advocate for the presence of music in ostracized communities. He founded and serves as artistic director for Street Symphony, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing free, live music to men, women and youth living in homelessness and incarceration.
The middle of the third decade, in an effort to counter other networks' efforts to counterprogram the game ,  saw the introduction of popular music acts such as New Kids on the Block , Gloria Estefan , Michael Jackson , Clint Black , Patti LaBelle , and Tony Bennett.
Starting with Super Bowl XXXII, commercial sponsors presented the halftime show; within five years, the tradition of having a theme—begun with Super Bowl III—ended, replaced by major music productions by arena rock bands and other high-profile acts.
In the six years immediately following an incident at Super Bowl XXXVIII where Justin Timberlake exposed one of Janet Jackson 's breasts in an alleged " wardrobe malfunction ", all of the halftime shows consisted of a performance by one artist or group, with the musicians in that era primarily being rock artists from the s, s and s.
These shows were considered "family friendly" and the time in which they took place has been described as "the age of reactionary halftime shows.
The NFL does not pay the halftime show performers an appearance fee, though it covers all expenses for the performers and their entourage of band members management, technical crew, security personnel, family, and friends. While these reports were denied by an NFL spokeswoman, the request had, according to the Journal , received a "chilly" response from those involved.
The following is a list of the performers, producers, themes, and sponsors for each Super Bowl game's show. See main article: Super Bowl 50 halftime show. Bono ended the song by opening up his jacket, the inside of which displayed the American flag. For The Rolling Stones , the stage was in the form of the group's iconic tongue logo John Pasche 's "Cunning Linguist" first used in on their Sticky Fingers album.
It was the largest stage ever assembled for a Super Bowl halftime show, with 28 separate pieces assembled in five minutes by a member volunteer stage crew.
In mid, citing this, Select Productions pitched the concept of exclusively featuring live concert-type performances from top contemporary musical artists. The concept and pitch is attributed to Select Productions' employee Rick Lewis and prompted the change of the halftime show to showcase Michael Jackson.
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