ATU Jazz Ensemble Makes 2022-23 Debut Friday

Jazz Ensemble Keyboard November 2018
File photo from a past year's performance by the Arkansas Tech University Jazz Ensemble.

The 20-piece Arkansas Tech University Jazz Ensemble will offer its first performance of the 2022-23 academic year on Friday, Sept. 30.

The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Witherspoon Auditorium. Admission will be free and open to the public.

The program includes “Ya Gotta Try” and “Groovin’ Easy” by Sammy Nestico, “Prayer Meetin'” by Matt Harr, “In the Mood” by Joe Garland as arranged by Jeff Tyzik, “Hymn for 9/11” by Rick Lawn and “The Groove Master” by Bob Mintzer as edited by Bob Lowden.

Dr. Sean Reed, associate professor of music, serves as director for the ATU Jazz Ensemble.

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