University of Wisconsin-River Falls

UW-RF Home > University Communications Home > This Month's News Releases

University Communications

For more information contact mark.a.kinders@uwrf.edu or brenda.k.bredahl@uwrf.edu.

MUSIC DEPARTMENT HOSTS JAZZ FESTIVAL

JAN. 27, 2006--The University of Wisconsin-River Falls music department will be hosting the St. Croix Valley Music Educators Association Annual Jazz Festival on Friday, Feb. 3 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Abbott Concert Hall of the Kleinpell Fine Arts Building.

Approximately 15 area school jazz ensembles, 350 high school and middle school students and area teachers will be on campus participating in the festival.

The festival clinicians will be Michael Walk, who will represent the Stillwater schools, Bill Cucholtz representing Chetek Schools, and UW-RF faculty members Kristin Tjornehoj, Tom Barnett, Rick Gaynor and David Milne.

At 1 p.m. the UW-RF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne, will perform in the Abbott Concert Hall. The festival performance is free and open to the pubic.

For more information about upcoming musical events visit http://www.uwrf.edu/music/events.html or for more information about the festival contact David Milne at 715-425-3940.

-30-


Last updated: Thursday, 22-Apr-2010 16:07:00 Central Daylight Time

University of Wisconsin - River Falls
410 South Third Street River Falls, WI USA 54022-5001 (715)425-3911
Copyright © 1995-2009 University of Wisconsin-River Falls