URI Jazz Big Band, Joseph Parillo, director

For the past 40 years, The University of Rhode Island Jazz Big Band has fostered some of URI's most talented music students, and hosted internationally renowned jazz artists like Frank Morgan, Slide Hampton, Bob Mintzer, Bill Dobbins, Jeff Jarvis, Gary Burton, and Joanne Brackeen. The Big Band won the first prize at MIT's New England Intercollegiate Jazz Festival, performed countless concerts on the URI campus, throughout Rhode Island and New England, and has appeared at New York City's Lincoln Center Spring Concert Series. After its 5th consecutive rave performance at the world-famous Newport Jazz Festival, the Jazz Big Band is one the nation's premiere jazz groups.

Thursday, December 7 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall
105 Upper College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

Event Type

Concert/Performance/Entertainment

Co-Sponsors

College of Arts and Sciences

Tags

Jazz at URI

Website

http://uri.edu/music

Cost

General Admission $12; Students $7; Seniors (60 and older) $7; Children 12 and under $0

Group

Music Department

Hashtag

#URIWeMakeMusic

Contact Person

Amy Botello

Contact Email

abotello@uri.edu

Contact Phone

401-874-2431

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