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Jazz Night: Sweet Suites!

Friday, April 8, 2011

 

On April 15, the Corban University Jazz Band and Jazz Combo will present, Sweet Suites!, a night of jazz, swing, gospel and salsa music.

The free evening performance will include the performance of five suites that pay tribute to tax day, Shakespeare, international flavors, and traditional spirituals. The set will include Claude Bolling’s “Suite for Flute and Jazz Trio,” which is considered an important crossover composition between classical and jazz music and will feature Albany’s Diane Hawkins on flute.

The concert will be held in the Psalm Performing Arts Center at Corban University, located at 5000 Deer Park Drive SE in Salem.  Admission and parking is free.  The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m.  For more information, call Tina Brown at 503-375-7019 or e-mail tbrown@corban.edu.