Jazz 4 Justice

Saturday, September 14 @ 8 pm

CONCERT HALL


PHOTO BY STEVE EMERSON
Take a walk down memory lane with hits from the big-band swing era. This third annual concert features JMU's Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Chuck Dotas, as well as award-winning faculty members and a special guest conductor. This concert benefits the Virginia State Bar's Diversity Conference, Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc., and JMU's School of Music scholarships. Musicians of all levels are encouraged to bring their instruments and join in a post-concert jam session in the Grand Lobby.

HIGHLIGHTS


  • American Shakespeare Center Wins Forbes Center's 2016 Circle of Excellence in the Arts Award



  • The Havana Cuba All-Stars bring the music of their rich culture to America for the first time!



  • Renowned British actor Julian Sands delivers a solo tour-de-force in "A Celebration of Harold Pinter" 



  • Experience masterful musicianship by the Grammy-nominated National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine!