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Guest Artists: The Jazz Ambassadors — America’s Big Band

When:
Sunday, April 09, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where:
Off Campus San Marcos High School Auditorium, 2601 Rattler Road, San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:

The Jazz Ambassadors — America's Big Band is the official touring big band of the United States Army. This 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great acclaim both at home and abroad performing America's original art form: jazz. A Texas State jazz alumnus, Kyle Johnson, is now a member of this band and will be making a "hometown" appearance. Concerts by the Jazz Ambassadors are designed to entertain all types of audiences. Custom compositions and arrangements highlight the group's creative talent and gifted soloists. Their diverse repertoire includes big band swing, bebop, Latin, contemporary jazz, standards, popular tunes, Dixieland, vocals, and patriotic selections.

Cost:
Free admission; tickets required, available from School of Music Office beginning March 9
Sponsor:
Contact:
Nancy Harris
Calendar:
Common Experience
Categories:
Entertainment, Music
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Guest Artists: The Jazz Ambassadors — America’s Big Band