Nov. 15, 2022–The jazz program of the Missouri Western State University School of Fine Arts will present its annual Fall Jazz Concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17 in the Kemper Recital Hall, Spratt Hall room 101. The performance is free and open to the public.

The concert will feature a performance by the MWSU Jazz Ensemble. Under the direction of Bob Long, director of jazz studies, the ensemble will feature literature from the libraries of many of the great ensembles, such as the Count Basie library as well as standards from the Stan Kenton and Woody Herman libraries. Several student soloists will be featured.

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