November 4, 2013--The RADD Jazz Series at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls will present "Stolen Moments: The Music of Oliver Nelson" on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Abbott Concert Hall in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building. The event is free and open to the public.
Directed by music Professor David Milne, the UWRF Jazz Ensemble will perform music by the distinguished American jazz composer, arranger, and performer Oliver Nelson. The concert will include works composed and arranged by Nelson for large jazz ensemble, including classic compositions Stolen Moments, African Sunrise, The Artist's Rightful Place, Emancipation Blues, St Louis Blues, and Hoe Down. The concert kicks off the UWRF 2013-2014 RADD Jazz Series. For more information on the series, visit http://www.uwrf.edu/MUS/Jazz/Index.cfm
The RADD Jazz Series features the UW-River Falls Jazz Ensemble as well as national and regional touring jazz artists. The RADD Jazz Series is dedicated to the memory of John Radd, professor of Music and Jazz Ensemble director at UW-River Falls.
The RADD Jazz Series is collaboration between the UWRF Music Department and the UWRF Office of Student Life. For more information or accommodations, call 715-425-4444.