Calendar

There is always something going on in the Western Michigan University Jazz Program – from student concerts to faculty performances and guest artists. 

Upcoming Events

 BOBBY BROOM, Guitar

  • Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Jazz in the Crawlspace Theater

EDISON JAZZ FESTIVAL

UNIVERSITY JAZZ LAB BAND, Directed by Prof. Carlo De Rosa

  • Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
  • Free Admission

UNIVERSITY JAZZ ORCHESTRA, Directed by Dr. Scott Cowan

MATTHEW FRIES TRIO RECORD RELEASE

JOHNAYE KENDRICK, Voice

KEITH HALL TRIO featuring Robert Hurst III, bass and Andrew Rathbun, saxophones

  • Bullock Series
  • Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
  • Pre-concert talk at 7:00 pm
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TONY ROMANO, Guitar

  • Guest Artist Recital
  • Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
  • Free Admission

GOLD COMPANY SNEAK PREVIEW, Directed by Prof. Greg Jasperse

  • Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Gold Company Directed by Prof. Greg Jasperse and GC II Directed by Liz Townsend
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
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DANA HALL, Drums

ANNUAL BIG BAND SWING TRIBUTE

  • Friday, Nov. 18, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • University Jazz Orchestra Directed by Dr. Scott Cowan and University Jazz Lab Band Directed by Prof. Carlo De Rosa
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
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JAZZ COMBO SHOWCASE

  • Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, 5:00 pm
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
  • Free Admission

JAZZ MASTERS SERIES - CHRIS POTTER, Saxophone

  • Including the University Jazz Orchestra, Advanced Jazz Ensemble and the Western Jazz Collective
  • Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, 7:30 pm
  • Dalton Center Recital Hall
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JOEL FRAHM, Saxophone