Jazz Band

Fall 2018 Jazz Band Auditions

Students may audition now for the Jazz Band for Fall Semester 2018.  Contact Dr. Lynn Petersen at (406) 447-4303 or lpeterse@carroll.edu.

Overview

Jazz Band (MUS 231-232) is dedicated to building a repertoire of jazz standards and developing skills in jazz improvisation.  The band performs each semester for events both on and off campus.  Jazz Band is offered for one credit per semester and is open by audition.  Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:45-5:00 p.m.  Scholarships are available by audition only.  For more information contact Dr. Lynn L. Petersen.

Spring Concert 2018

The Carroll College Jazz Band will present their Spring Concert, “Spring Is Here to Stay,” on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Flex Theatre.  The band will be joined by special guest trumpeter Zach Buie.  The program will feature tunes by Nat Adderley, Kenny Dorham, Duke Ellington, Frank Foster, Neal Hefti, Thelonious Monk, Lee Morgan, Gerry Mulligan, Louis Prima and Stanley Turrentine.  Vocal numbers will include Love Is Here to Stay, The Lady Is a Tramp, and You Go to My Head.  Free admission.  Call (406) 447-4303 for more information.