UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Jazz @ UW-River Falls

Jazz @ UW-River Falls

The RADD Jazz Series features the UW-River Falls Jazz Ensemble, directed by Professor of Music David Milne, 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 a collaboration between the UWRF Music Department and UWRF Falcon Programs, Office of Student Life.

UWRF Jazz Series Events, 2018-2019

All RADD Jazz Series events are FREE Admission and OPEN to EVERYONE!

Saturday, November 17, 2018
7:30 PM
University Center - Falcon's Nest
UWRF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne
Guest Artist UWRF Music Faculty PETE WHITMAN & MISSISSIPPI:  PETE WHITMAN, saxophone, KAVY KAVIRAJ, keyboards, JEFFREY BAILEY, bass, and KEVIN WASHINGTON, drums.  


Saturday, December 8, 2018
7:30 PM
University Center - Falcon's Nest
UWRF Holiday Swing Dance
UWRF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne
Guest Artists CHARMIN MICHELLE, jazz vocalist, PETE WHITMAN, saxophone, JOEL SHAPIRA, guitar, BRUCE HEINE, bass, and NATHAN NORMAN, drums.               


Friday, March 1, 2019
UWRF Jazz Festival
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Abbott Concert Hall
UWRF Jazz Ensemble Concert at 1:00 PM
Guest Artist Canadian-born INGRID JENSEN, JUNO award-winning jazz trumpeter, composer, and recording artist.
 Co-Sponsored by the UWRF Year of Canada.  

Friday, March 1, 2019
7:30 PM
Falcon's Nest, University Center
Jazz Club Concert
UWRF Jazz Faculty Group

Guest Artist Canadian-born INGRID JENSEN, JUNO award-winning jazz trumpeter, composer, and recording artist. Co-Sponsored by the UWRF Year of Canada.  

Saturday, March 2, 2019
7:30 PM
Abbott Concert Hall
UWRF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne
Guest Artist Canadian-born INGRID JENSEN, JUNO award-winning jazz trumpeter, composer, and recording artist. Co-Sponsored by the UWRF Year of Canada.  
 
Thursday, April 4, 2019
UWRF Commissioned Composer Project
UWRF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne
Guest Artist ALAN FERBER, Grammy-nominated composer and trombonist.  Co-Sponsored by the UWRF Annual Commissioned Composer Project.  

Thursday, April 25, 2019
7:30 PM
Abbott Concert Hall
Earth Day Concert

Saturday, April 27, 2019
7:30 PM
Abbott Concert Hall
Universal Language XV Concert, our 15th year!
UWRF Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Milne
 

 

2019 JAZZ FESTIVAL

Jazz Directors:
The 2019 Jazz Festival Registration forms will be posted here soon.  

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