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An Afternoon of Jazz &
An Evening of Jazz

2 Shows - 1 Ticket!!!
Saturday March 14, 2014, 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM

CWU Jazz Concerts - The CWU Music Department will present two concerts, one ticket will get you into both!

The Afternoon of Jazz concert (4:00pm) will feature Jazz Bands II & III and Vocal Jazz III performing memorable jazz standards and new material in the idiom. The Evening of Jazz concert (7:00pm) will feature the award-winning Vocal Jazz I and Jazz Band I performing their latest material featuring the fine soloists and strong ensemble presentations that Central is known for.

CWU Orchestra Concert
Sunday March 15, 2015, 4:00 PM

CWU Orchestra Concert - The Symphony Orchestra will feature to winners of the 2014 CWU Concerto Competition. Audrey Stangland will perform Thom Ritter George’s Concerto for Bass Trombone and Orchestra. Graduate student Leah Espinoza will perform Tchaikovsky’ Piano Concerto No. 1. Finally, the CWU Symphony Orchestra will perform Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5.

The Marriage of Figaro
Saturday May 2, 2015 7:00 PM
Sunday May 3, 2015, 2:00 PM

The CWU Opera Ensemble and the CWU Chamber Orchestra are proud to present
W.A. Mozart’s timeless masterpiece “Le Nozze di Figaro “ (The Marriage of Figaro).
Fully staged and presented in English, this uproarious tale of class warfare writ
large has no shortage of scandal, revenge, affairs, plot twists and general mayhem!
all set to the music of one of the world’s greatest masters! A perfect first opera, be
sure not to miss “The Marriage of Figaro!”

Wind Ensemble Concert
Sunday June 7, 2015, 4:00 PM

This Wind Ensemble concert will be Professor Larry Gookin’s last concert at CWU as the Director of Bands, a position that he has held for 34 years. In celebration of Professor Gookin’s career, a consortium of former students commissioned a new composition from Professor Gookin’s friend, and favorite composer, David Maslanka. The premiere of this composition will be the centerpiece of this final concert. The celebration of Professor Gookin’s distinguished career will continue after the concert when everyone in attendance will be invited to attend a reception in his honor.