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UW-Eau Claire’s Jazz II
To Perform Nov. 14 

MAILED: Nov. 6, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s Jazz Band II will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center.
         Jazz Band II, directed by Robert Baca, associate professor of music, will begin the program with “Doodle Oodle” by Frank Foster, featuring sophomore Andy Lester, Eau Claire, and Steve Elfstrand, automated systems librarian, on tenor saxophones. The program also will include “Have You Heard,” composed by Pat Metheny, arranged by Rob Lussier and featuring freshman Eric Plotts, Lodi, on guitar; Duke Ellington’s “Daybreak Express,” featuring senior Jared Ziegler, Menomonie, and junior Ryan Nelson, Little Falls, Minn.; and “Moonlight Serenade” by Glenn Miller. Jazz Band II will conclude the performance with “Allison’s Tune” by Steve Speagle. This piece will feature freshman Steve Hobert, Hartland, on piano; senior Sean Hanson, Duluth, Minn., on trumpet; and junior Zach May, Janesville, on drums.
         Tickets, available at the University Service Center, (715) 836-3727 or 1-800-949-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: November 6, 2002