Jazz

9:27am

Thu November 6, 2014
Jazz

Snap on 2&4 with Marcus Finnie

Join the Nashville Jazz Workshop for a special Saturday edition of Snap on 2&4, on Nov. 8, with the incredible drummer and composer Marcus Finnie and his band!

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9:17am

Thu November 6, 2014
Jazz

Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn

Following the release of their new album on Oct. 7, the sophisticated, genre-busting banjo duo Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn will offer an intimate evening of music.

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9:09am

Thu November 6, 2014
Jazz

Geary Moore & Friends

Renowned guitarist Geary Moore brings his soulful, straight-ahead artistry to the inaugural jazz set at Puckett’s Boat House. This event will take place Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. In his career, Geary has performed with such Hammond organ greats as Dr. Lonnie Smith, Charles Earland and Jack McDuff.

Be sure to call Puckett's Boat House to make reservations.

8:43am

Wed November 5, 2014
Jazz

MTSU Jazz Faculty Pay Tribute to Trumpet Great Wheeler in Free Nov. 17 Concert

Kenny Wheeler Tribute Concert

MTSU’s jazz faculty will pay tribute to legendary trumpeter, composer and bandleader Kenny Wheeler with a special free concert, “Flutter By, Butterfly: Remembering Kenny Wheeler,” set Monday, Nov. 17.

The 7:30 p.m. event will be held in Hinton Music Hall inside MTSU's Wright Music Building on the MTSU campus. It is free and open to the public. 

A special video presentation will precede the concert at 7:10 p.m.

Wheeler, who died at age 84 in London in September, led numerous large and small ensembles and has been called a "fearless improviser." 

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1:48pm

Tue October 28, 2014
Jazz

MTSU Salsa Band

The MTSU Salsa Band will be performing Nov. 6, from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hinton Hall in the Wright Music Building.

The MTSU Salsa Band is an ensemble dedicated to the study and performance of Afro-Cuban Salsa music. The group includes a horn section, percussion section, a bass and a piano. The percussion section generally includes congas, timbales, bongos and a drum set, while the horn section includes trumpets, saxophones and a trombone.

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