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Woody Herman Jazz Festival

April 4 - 5

7th Annual Woody Herman Jazz Educational Workshop Featuring guest artist Dan Fornero

Friday, April 4 from 8:30am to 3pm
The Jazz Studies Program (Department of Music, Peck School of the Arts) and the Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra are collaborating to host the seventh annual Woody Herman Educational Jazz Workshop. Middle School and High School students will participate in clinics, master classes and full ensemble sessions and there will be special activities for ensemble directors. Friday events will also include the adjudication of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation Woody Herman-Sister Fabian Fund Scholarships for high school seniors. Open to Middle and High School workshop participants. 

Saturday, April 5 from 8:30am – 3pm
There will be open clinics, masterclasses, and workshops with trumpeter Dan Fornero, bassist Eddie Gomez, pianist Stefan Karlsson, drummer Rodrigo Villanueva, and trombonist Tom Garling.

Saturday, April 5 at 7:30pm
There will be a jazz concert featuring Dan Fornero, the UWM Jazz Ensembles, Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra and the winner of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation Woody Herman-Sister Fabian Fund Scholarships.

Details

Start:
April 4, 2014
End:
April 5, 2014
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Website:
http://www4.uwm.edu/psoa/music/outreach/woodyhermanjazz.cfm

Venue

Helen Bader Concert Hall
2419 E. Kenwood Blvd. Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Website:
http://www4.uwm.edu/psoa/venues/rental/bader.cfm

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Price
General - $17; Seniors, UWM Faculty and Staff - $15; Students - $5 (pre-sale) $8 (night of show); Majors - Free
Online
arts.uwm.edu/tickets
By Phone
(414) 229-4308
In Person
Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts. 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.