Jazz Ensemble to present 'Big Band Dance Party,' Oct. 9
Posted October 4, 2004; 06:51 p.m.
The Princeton University Concert Jazz Ensemble will kick off its 2004-05 concert season with a "Big Band Dance Party" at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, in Richardson Auditorium, Alexander Hall.
The celebration will feature music of the orchestras of Benny Goodman, Jimmie Lunceford, Tommy Dorsey, Glenn Miller, Fletcher Henderson, Duke Ellington and Count Basie. Under the direction of Anthony D.J. Branker, the ensemble will recreate the atmosphere of an era long remembered as the period during which jazz was America's popular music.
Tickets are $15 for general admission and $5 for students, and are available through the auditorium box office at (609) 258-5000.
Contact: Ruth Stevens (609) 258-3601