February 16, 2024

51st Annual WIU Jazz Festival - Friday, Feb. 16 & Saturday, Feb. 17 w/performances by the Jazz Studio Orchestra with special guest drummer Matt Wilson
Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Friday’s main event will be a concert by the WIU Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO) featuring guest drummer Matt Wilson.

FRIDAY, FEB. 16 - 7:30pm - JSO ftg. Matt Wilson

JSO program to be selected from the following:
Basic-ally Yours - Thad Jones
Love for Sale- Cole Porter/arr. Pete Myers
A Taste of Honey - Bobby Scott/arr. Bill Chase
Moment's Notice - John Coltrane/arr. Massimo Morganti
Hug - Matt Wilson/arr. Nick VanBuskirk
The Scenic Route - Matt Wilson/arr. JC Sanford
As Wave follows Wave - Matt Wilson/arr. Dan Aldag
25 Years of Rootabagas - Matt Wilson/arr. JC Sanford
Nibble - Matt Wilson/arr. Jeff Lederer
Choose - Matt Wilson/arr. Dan Aldag

Whitney Ashe, director


SATURDAY, FEB. 17 - 3:00pm Final Concert w/JSO & Matt Wilson

w/Matt Wilson, drums
Whitney Ashe, director

These performances are free and open for general audience seating, and will be live-streamed on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

Related Web Site: WIU Jazz Festival 2024
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
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