Ohio State Big Bands: "Swingin' in September"

The Ohio State University Jazz Ensemble
September 29, 2017
All Day
Weigel Auditorium


Join us for an evening of big band music performed by the Jazz Workshop Ensemble, directed by Mike Smith; the Jazz Lab Ensemble, directed by Jim Masters; and the Ohio State University Jazz Ensemble with director Kris Keith.

Jazz Workshop Ensemble playlist includes Things Ain’t What They Used To Be, Mercer Ellington/Mark Taylor; Too Close For Comfort, Bock/Holofcener/Weiss, arr. Dave Wolpe; Big Dipper, Thad Jones; Woodyn’ You, Dizzy Gillespie/arr. Mike Tomaro. Jazz Lab Ensemble selections are You Gotta’ Try, Sammy Nestico; Moanin,’ Bobby Timmons/arr. Mark Taylor; Nica’s Dream, Horace Silver/arr. Frank Mantooth; Filthy McNasty, Horace Silver/arr. John LaBarbara. The Ohio State University Jazz Ensemble performance features the music of Stevie Wonder; with guest artists Anthony Stanco, Ohio State professor of jazz trumpet and jazz composition; and local singer/songwriter Jared Mahone, solo artist and member of the HooDoo Soul Band.

This concert is free and open to the public. No ticket required.

Live stream broadcast begins at 8 p.m.



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