Jazz

2014 Bill of Rights Celebration

Nov 18, 2014

ACLU-TN will be honoring Tom Negri with the Benjamin S. Pressnell Bill of Rights Award at Montgomery Bell Academy on Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m.

A tireless champion of social justice, diversity and inclusion, Tom Negri’s leadership with campaigns for the fair treatment of immigrants and his commitment to equality and fairness for all have impacted and inspired countless Tennesseans.

Nashville Jazz Jam

Nov 13, 2014

Christ Lutheran Church will host a jazz jam on Nov. 15 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

There are no hidden agendas; Nothing to buy or sell, just MUSIC and kindness.

Bring your instrument, or voice, and any favorite charts you want to play or sing (primarily from the REAL books). 

No cover, but a tip jar is available for the “anchor” players (keys, bass, drums) to make it happen.

Refreshments will be served.

MTSU’s School of Music will welcome a unique jazz group, the Eastern Boundary Quartet, to campus Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. for a free public concert. 

The performance is set in Room 173 of the Wright Music Building on the MTSU campus. A searchable campus map with parking notes is available at http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParking14-15.

Snap on 2&4 with Jeff Hall

Nov 11, 2014

On Friday, November 14 at 8 p.m. Snap on 2&4 performance features vocalist Jeff Hall. 

A favorite of Nashville jazz audiences, Jeff is an amazing performer and arranger now located in the Baltimore area. He's been working some on new tunes, and we're excited to have him back in town for a special Snap on 2&4 appearance. 

Jeff has two CD's as a leader, "Let's Face The Music" (2003) and "Get Out of Town" (2008), as well as the debut CD of his Nashville-based jazz vocal ensemble 3rd Coast Vocals. 

A Night at the Cotton Club

Nov 11, 2014

Smoky, sultry and swingin’! Enjoy a night uptown as Jeff Tyzik and the Nashville Symphony take a trip back to the heyday of New York’s Cotton Club with this salute to the “Hi De Ho” swing of Cab Calloway and the elegant “Satin Doll” sheen of Duke Ellington.

The show will take place at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Nov. 13 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For complete ticket information, call (615) 687-6400.

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