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  • Wed
    16
    Feb
    2022

    Manchester High School Jazz Festival [ON HOLD]

    8:30am - 9 PM

    Manchester High School
    134 Middle Turnpike E, Manchester, CT 06040

    Manchester High School[MHS JazzFest22 is “on hold” until we know what the winter brings.]

    Nineteen high school and middle school jazz ensembles from around the state will be congregating at Manchester High School at 134 E. Middle Turnpike on Wednesday, Feb. 16th, for the annual Jazz Festival. Anchored by a performance by the University of Connecticut Jazz Ensemble at 5 p.m., the festival is an all-day event at Bailey Auditorium, from 8:30 a.m. to about 9 p.m. Because the festival takes place during a school day, Manchester High School Band Director Keith Berry said, only performances from 5 p.m. on will be open to the public.

    Earl MacDonald, John Mastroianni & Doug Maher – clinicians, adjudicators and guest artists

  • Fri
    18
    Feb
    2022

    Manchester High School Jazz Festival - SNOW DATE [ON HOLD]

    8:30am - 9 PM

    Manchester High School
    134 Middle Turnpike E, Manchester, CT 06040

    Manchester High School[MHS JazzFest22 is “on hold” until we know what the winter brings.]
    In the event of a snowstorm on Wednesday, February 16th, the Manchester High School Jazz Festival will be moved to Friday, February 18th.

    Earl MacDonald, John Mastroianni & Doug Maher – clinicians, adjudicators and guest artists

  • Sun
    20
    Feb
    2022
  • Fri
    04
    Mar
    2022

    Darien High School Festival

    9 AM - 5 PM

    Darien High School, 80 High School Lane, Darien, CT 06820

    Jazz JamboreeDarien High School will host its eighth annual Jazz Jamboree on Friday, March 4th at 4 p.m. at the high school auditorium. Thirteen area and New York high school ensembles will be competing. Admission is five dollars.

    Earl MacDonald & John Mastroianni, adjudicators.

  • Sun
    27
    Mar
    2022

    UConn Jazz Combos

    3:00 - 4:30 PM

    von der Mehden Recital Hall, Storrs, CT

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  • Sun
    03
    Apr
    2022
  • Mon
    11
    Jul
    2022
    Fri
    15
    Jul
    2022

    Jazz In July Summer Music Program

    University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    Fine Arts Center

    Jazz In JulyJazz in July is a multi-generational jazz improvisation program with an impressive 40-year history. It is a concentrated two-week program where both vocal and instrumental musicians study jazz improvisation with some of the nation’s best jazz educators and artists.

    The 2-week in-person program will run July 11-22, 2022. Earl will teach during the first week: July 11-15

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