Canceled: Jazz Week Opening Concert: Jazz Combos & Latin Band

Canceled: Jazz Week Opening Concert: Jazz Combos & Latin Band

Due to the fires in the surrounding Sonoma and Napa counties, Sonoma State has issued a campus closure for Monday and Tuesday, October 9 and 10, 2017.  Tuesdays Jazz Week Opening Concert has been canceled and refunds will be issued when we resume normal business hours at the University.

Three great bands!

• Jazz trumpeter Dave Len Scott and saxophonist Kasey Knudsen are teachers, performers and composers. Scott’s Bay Area Composers Combo will feature his own music and works by Knudsen, Erik Jekabson and others.

• The Jackie McLean Ensemble will perform music associated with the hard-bop saxophonist under the leadership of Kasey Knudsen.

• Afro-Cuban and Haitian compositions are among the featured music in the Latin Band’s repertoire under the leadership of multi-genre percussionist Kendrick Freeman. Tonight’s composers include Mark Levine, Jan Hartong and Hermeto Pascoal.

Event Details

Tuesday, October 10, 7:30 pm
Schroeder Hall


SSU Bay Area Composers Combo
Dave Len Scott, director

SSU Jackie McLean Ensemble
Kasey Knudsen, director

SSU Latin Band
Kendrick Freeman, director