See below! There’s a fantastic opportunity to see, hear, and learn from one of the world’s most amazing jazz bands and trumpet player Wynton Marsalis!
Here’s a clip of the band (lots more on YouTube): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rxll63lubrE
Director of Bands
Spectrum Community School
BC Music Educators Association
957 Burnside Road West
Victoria, BC V8Z 6E9 Canada
Tel: +1.250.479.8271 (Ext 512)
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Subject: Don't miss open soundcheck and student prices for Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis!
Date: September 20, 2016 at 5:22:26 PM PDT
Attention music teachers and your students! “The greatest large jazz ensemble working today” is coming to Victoria.
Prior to their performance at the UVic Farquhar Auditorium on Saturday, October 15, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis invites all music students and teachers to attend their soundcheck, followed by a brief Q&A lead by the band members Doors for the soundcheck open at5:30pm and soundcheck begins at 5:45pm. The session will be approximately 30-45 minutes in length.
Also, don’t let your students miss our special student ticket prices for the performance! 200 tickets are being held for students in the choir section (behind the stage). These tickets are available for $20 plus service charges (regular tickets range from $80-$110) with proof of student ID. Tickets are only available at the UVic Farquhar Auditorium Box Office. Tickets are sold on a first come, first serve basis, and with only 200 student tickets available, we recommend purchasing as soon as possible.
The mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center is to entertain, enrich, and expand a global community for jazz through performance, education, and advocacy. If you're looking for more information, please visit: www.jazz.org.
Please pass this unique opportunity on to your students!