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UNI Jazz Band One

Under the direction of professor and conductor Christopher Merz, the UNI Jazz Band will present a spring concert with soloist and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public. 

Cayla Bellamy, bassoon

School of Music faculty artist Cayla Bellamy will present a bassoon recital titled “Old, New, Borrowed and Blue.” The performance will be a collaboration with faculty artist Korey Barrett, piano, featuring works by J. F. Fasch, Gustav Mahler and Andre Previn, and introducing a world premiere for unaccompanied bassoon by composer Grant Luhmann. Faculty artist Robin Guy, piano, will also perform. This event is free and open to the public. 

Tom Brantley, trombone

Visiting artist Tom Brantley will present a trombone recital. Brantley, professor of trombone at University of South Florida, is a third-generation trombonist, Yamaha soloist, clinician, and recording artist. Brantley performs with the USF Faculty Brass Quintet, Faculty Chamber Players, Jazz Faculty Ensemble, the Jack Wilkins Jazz Group, and Chuck Owen's Jazz SURGE. Brantley was awarded a USF Research Grant to fund a trombone/trumpet CD recording project with colleague Jay Coble featuring a new work, Confluences, by Chuck Owen. In the summer of 2007, he performed with and directed the USF Jazz Enemble at the Umbria Tuscany and Antibes Jazz Festivals in Italy and France. This event is free and open to the public. 


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