Tag: nc state jazz

November 25, 2019

Whistlin’ their own tunes

The students in the NC State Jazz Combo went from strangers to bandmates to family. Now they’re releasing an album of mostly original songs and reflecting on their time together doing what they love. It’s

November 15, 2019

Jazz Ensemble I

The NC State Jazz Ensemble I, under the direction of Dave Albert and Director of Jazz Studies Wes Parker, presents its fall concert B^3 featuring music with ties to Boston, Berklee College of Music and

November 13, 2019

Jazz Ensemble II

The NC State Jazz Ensemble II, under the direction of Jason Foureman, presents their fall concert. Featuring big band music by Miles Davis, Benny Golson, Billy Strayhorn and more.

April 25, 2019

Jazz Ensemble I

The NC State Jazz Ensemble I under the direction of Dr. Wes Parker presents its spring concert on April 25 at 7:00 p.m. in Stewart Theatre. Featuring the Triangle Youth Jazz Band. Celebrate the end

Jazz Ensemble II
April 2, 2019

Jazz Ensemble II

The Jazz Ensemble II, under the direction of Wes Parker and Jason Foureman, presents its spring concert with the Jazz Studio Combo! Featuring music of George and Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter, Benny Golson, Billy Strayhorn,

February 15, 2019

SOLD OUT – Jazz Ensemble I & II

Under the direction of Wes Parker and Jason Foureman, the Jazz Ensembles I & II will perform two special Valentine’s Day concerts on Feb. 14 and 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Titmus Theatre at Thompson Hall. Enjoy an evening of Latin and swing songs with a love theme, including Charles Mingus’s “Love Chant,” Cole Porter’s “Love for Sale” and Don Gibson’s “I Can’t Stop Loving You” (popularly performed by Count Bassie, Roy Orbison, Frank Sinatra and many others), plus much more. 

February 14, 2019

Jazz Ensemble I & II

Under the direction of Wes Parker and Jason Foureman, the Jazz Ensembles I & II will perform two special Valentine’s Day concerts on Feb. 14 and 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Titmus Theatre at Thompson Hall. Enjoy an evening of Latin and swing songs with a love theme, including Charles Mingus’s “Love Chant,” Cole Porter’s “Love for Sale” and Don Gibson’s “I Can’t Stop Loving You” (popularly performed by Count Bassie, Roy Orbison, Frank Sinatra and many others), plus much more.