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Paul Winter, HCC Jazz Festival, Holyoke, MA, March 21 and March 22, 2019

March 22 @ 8:00 pm - March 23 @ 5:00 pm

The 22nd Annual Holyoke Community College Jazz Festival will be held on Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23, with special guest, seven-time Grammy winner, saxophonist, composer, bandleader, Paul Winter.

FRIDAY, MARCH 22
8 p.m. Opening Concert, Leslie Phillips Theater. 

Featuring guest artist Paul Winter with the Amherst Jazz Orchestra under the direction of music professor/trombonist David Sporny. Admission: $15 for adults; $10 for students and seniors; $7 for HCC community members. No reserved seating.

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 23
All Saturday events are free and open to the public.

All day (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Leslie Phillips Theater
High school jazz bands and combos, the HCC Jazz Ensemble, and Jazz Improvisation Combo performances are scheduled all day, with a different group each half hour. Each group will be critiqued by professional jazz educators from our area. The events are free for observation; however, if individuals wish to participate in the workshops, a nominal registration fee will be charged. Gerry’s Music Shop will have a booth displaying instruments, music, and accessories. Various jazz combos made up of HCC festival faculty will conduct Combo Performance Workshops and Jazz Jams/discussion sessions throughout the day.

11 a.m.
Paul Winter clinic

1 p.m.
Paul Winter clinic

4 p.m.
Leslie Phillips Theater
A closing concert will feature Paul Winter performing with a select combo of high school students representing each school, an HCC student group, and a group comprised of the festival faculty.

Organizer

HCC Jazz Festival
Phone:
413.552.2480
Email:
rferrier@hcc.edu
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/547914392394969/

Venue

Leslie Phillips Theater
303 Homestead Ave
Holyoke, MA 01040 United States
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Phone:
413.552.2480
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/547914392394969/