ANNUAL JAZZ FESTIVAL TO SHOWCASE STUDENTS, ACCLAIMED MUSICIANS
Students and faculty will perform at Western Connecticut State University’s 24th annual Jazz Festival this week.
The opening concert at 7 p.m. Thursday will feature the WCSU Jazz Vocal Ensemble, the WCSU Jazz Ensemble and Frankensax.
Ron Carter, an acclaimed bassist, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday with the WCSU Jazz Orchestra.
The Robert Glasper Trio, an acoustic jazz group, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Performances are in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the Westside campus.
General admission prices are $6 in advance or $10 at the door on Thursday, $20, on Friday, and $25 on Sunday.
Reservations are available at www.wcsuvpac.eventbrite.com.