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International Jazz Day with the Mason Jazz Ensemble

With special guest, Eric Alexander

  • April 30, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Merchant Hall

Join the George Mason Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Carroll, in a celebration of International Jazz Day with special guest saxophonist, Eric Alexander! Influenced heavily by John Coltrane, Sonny Stitt, and Dexter Gordon, Alexander has worked with many notable jazz musicians including Pat Martino, McCoy Tyner, Ron Carter, Chicago pianist Harold Mabern and drummer Joseph Farnsworth. He is a member of Chasing the Trane, an all-star group made up of Bobby Watson, Curtis Fuller, Jimmy Cobb and Ray Drummond.

Adults: $10
Students: $5

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