UCLA student big bands directed by world-class jazz artists will be performing well-known jazz standards as well as compositions by the faculty directors and the students.
The UCLA Latin Jazz Big Band, the Contemporary Jazz Ensemble, the Charles Mingus Ensemble, and the UCLA Jazz Orchestra, directed by world-class jazz artists, will be performing well-known jazz standards as well as compositions by the faculty directors and the students. The Latin Jazz Big Band is directed by Arturo O’Farrill, a six-time Grammy-winning pianist, composer, and music educator. The Contemporary Jazz Ensemble and the Charles Mingus Ensemble are directed by Hitomi Oba, co-founder of the composer/performer new music collective L.A. Signal Lab. The UCLA Jazz Orchestra is directed by Charley Harrison, whose recently released album, Keeping My Composure, maintained a spot on the charts of JazzWeek for 13 consecutive weeks.
Presenter / Producer: UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Music > International
Music > Jazz / Blues
Music > Big Bands
Event Phone: 310-825-4761
445 Charles E Young Drive East
Schoenberg Music Building
Los Angeles CA 90095
LA - Hollywood / Westside
Performance Dates: 6/2/2020
Ticket Information( FREE EVENT! ):
Like most of UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music’s programs, this event is FREE! Seating is first-come, first-seated. Early arrival recommended.
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