Big Band Tribute to Dexter Gordon featuring the U of U Jazz Ensemble, Kris Johnson with special guests Doug Lawrence and Maxine Gordon

February 14 2018
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Join the University of Utah Jazz Ensemble, under the Direction of Kris Johnson with special guest Doug Lawrence of the Count Basie Orchestra for a once in a lifetime tribute performance to the great American jazz tenor saxophonist, Dexter Gordon. Don't miss the free lecture and screening of the film, "Round Midnight", with Maxine Gordon, scholar and founder of the Dexter Gordon Society. This truly is an incredible event full of thrilling jazz and an exclusive look at Dexter Gordon, you don't want to miss this!


"ROUND MIDNIGHT" Film Screening and Lecture
When: Thursday 2/22 from 10:45A - 1:45P
Where: U of U School of Music, David Gardner Hall, RM 270

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT with Kris Johnson and special guest Doug Lawrence
When: Thursday 2/22 from 7:30P - 9P
Where:  Gallivan Center

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