Join the Michigan Tech Jazz Ensembles for the annual Don Keranen Jazz Festival. The Workshop Brass Band will play original music written by the students as well as New Orleans-style brass band music. The R&D Big Band will perform an original tune composed by the students, and a mix of music by Tito Puente, Sly Stone, Count Basie, and MTU Director of Jazz Studies Adam Meckler. MTU’s premier Jazz Ensemble the Jazz Lab Band will feature vocalist Jana Nyberg and works by Bob Brookmeyer, Thad Jones, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Charles Mingus and more. The student-lead Video Game Music Ensemble will provide a bit of interlude music. Please join us for what is sure to be a great night of Jazz!
Limited socially distanced seats will be available for students and the general public. Patrons will be required to wear a facemask and fill out a symptom monitoring form in order to atttend. Links to the ticket site will be posted soon.