April is Jazz Appreciation Month! The BSM Jazz Festival is Saturday, April 22 at 3pm. The festival will feature performances from the BSM Youth Jazz Ensemble, MAP Jazz Combo and two Adult Jazz Ensembles. The event will also feature solo performances from BSM jazz students. Bloomingdale School of Music jazz ensembles are directed by Daniel Bennett, Michael Cochrane and Eli Asher. The festival will feature music of Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern and more. Bloomingdale School of Music students have consistently earned top ratings in the NYSSMA Jazz competition, Interlochen Jazz, and Essentially Ellington competition.
The festival will be held in David Greer Recital Hall and is free and open to the public. Food and refreshments will be provided.
NO RSVP required.