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UW-Eau Claire Jazz III
To Perform April 27

 MAILED:  April 21, 2004

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Jazz Ensemble III, under the direction of Dr. Jeffery Crowell, assistant professor of music, will present a spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center.

The concert is a tribute to Frank Mantooth and his music. The ensemble will open with Mantooth’s arrangement of “Moment’s Notice” and close with “If I Were a Bellson”.

The ensemble also will perform works by Thad Jones, Delibes, Tom Kubis, Lennie Niehaus, Dizzy Gillespie and an arrangement of “Hard Hearted Hannah” by Sammy Nestico.

“This concert features some amazing tunes and some really great players,” said Crowell. “You can’t beat the standards.”

Tickets, available at the University Service Center, (715) 836-3727 or (800) 949-UWEC, are $3.75 for the general public; $2.75 for those 62 and older, children 17 and younger and faculty and staff with a university ID; and free for students with a university ID.

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Updated: April 21, 2004