Warm up with hot jazz at M State

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Jazz Band invites you to warm up with the hot sounds of jazz at its annual fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, in Waage Theatre on the Fergus Falls campus.

The Jazz Band, directed by Dan Carlson, will perform a variety of numbers including “Trumpets Out Front,” “The Follow” featuring Josh Wheeler on fluglehorn, “Too Much Coffee” featuring Jim Worner on tenor sax, “Minnie, the Moocher,” “Chops, Don’t Fail Me Now!”, and “Just Before I Close My Eyes” featuring Jenn Kaminski Horak, along with many other songs and a variety of soloists.

In addition to the Jazz Band, the M State Jazz Combo also will perform songs including “Cantina Band” from Star Wars. The concert will feature musical styles including rock, swing, ballads, funk and blues.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Tickets are available in the M State Box Office (Room C325), by calling 218.736.1600 or online at mstatetickets.com. Please note that the Box Office is in a new location near Legacy Hall.

Posted in News on November 12, 2014 at 12:52 pm