Monthly Archives: June 2008

Lecture and Performance Series

Monday, July 14 “Playing the History of Jazz” – Through performance and demonstration, the Tillis-Holmes Duo (Frederick Tillis, saxophone; Jeffrey Holmes, piano) will be tracing the history of jazz from its New Orleans origins to the modern day.   Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Lecture and Performance Series

Monday, July 7 “Jazz in July Showcase: Personal Approaches To Improvisation” – It’s an hour plus 15 minute jazz festival Jazz In July style featuring performances by: Geri Allen, piano; John Blake, violin; Gregory Caputo, drums; Bruce Diehl, saxophone; Bob … Continue reading

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Jamsations!

One of the pillars of Jazz in July’s cirriculum is each week’s final concert featuring participants who attend from around the world. Parents, family members, alumni, and other friends of Jazz in July return each summer to groove to the … Continue reading

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The Con Alma Trio Ft. the 5 College All Stars, and The Geri Allen Trio

The Con Alma Trio Featuring The Five College All Stars (Jeff Holmes, piano; Genevieve Rose, bass; Gregory Caputo, drums; with Frederick Tillis, saxophone; Bob Ferrier, guitar; and Bruce Diehl, saxophon), and The Geri Allen Trio (Geri Allen, piano; Avery Sharpe, … Continue reading

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Club Jazz in July

The amazing sounds of jazz vocalists and instrumentalists filling the campus air with the flair of improvisation. Cash bar and complimentary table snacks. July 9, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Marriott Center/ 11th Floor Campus Center $5 Cover Charge

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Salsa Dance Party

Come dance with the best of salsa in the Pioneer Valley as we host our First NWT Salsa Party Fundraiser- proceeds to benefit New WORLD Theater’s community-centered programs, including Project 2050, the Community Spirit Showcase, and more. Come to the … Continue reading

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