33rd Annual Jazz Bash scheduled in Jones Auditorium Nov. 22

Jones Auditorium - 11/22/16 - 11/22/16

Contact: Julie Navejar
julie.navejar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2590

The music department at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will host their 33rd Annual Jazz Bash at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, in Jones Auditorium. This free concert is held each year on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and has become a great way to kick off the holidays.

This year’s Jazz Bash features the Latin Jazz Ensemble, directed by Glynn Garcia, lecturer; Jazz Band III, directed by Dr. Kyle Millsap, assistant professor; Jazz Band II, directed by Dr. James Warth, associate professor; and Jazz Band I, directed by Dr. Paul Hageman, Regents Professor and chair of the music department.

 The music performed will be a wide variety of jazz styles including swing, ballad, rock, Latin, fusion, mixed-meter and eclectic. Some of the pieces that will be performed include I Got Rhythm, Sao Paulo, New and Improved Blues, Fun Time, Parisian Thoroughfare, Samba De Orphee, The Game is Over, Scuffle Shuffle, Flux in a Box, Web City and Channel One Suite.

For more information, call 361-593-2803.