Coe Jazz Ensemble to perform at Java and Jazz Concert

Extra: Rod Pritchard, Secretary of the College
(319) 399-8605 or

2017-11-02 09:36:34 - General

Coe College Jazz Band performingThe Coe College Jazz Ensemble will perform at the annual Java and Jazz Concert at Washington High School in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. Featuring jazz groups from Coe and Washington, the evening includes music, dessert and coffee. The event is held in the Washington band room and is open to the public for $8. Admission is free for Coe students, faculty and staff.

This event features guest artist Fabio Augistinis on the drum set. Augustinis is a doctoral candidate and teaching assistant in the Jazz Studies Department at the University of Iowa.

Featuring the Coe Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Jeff Schafer, the Washington High School "Revolutionists" and "Jazz Also" jazz bands will perform, directed by Joel Nagel. The Coe Jazz Ensemble will perform great jazz music by composers like Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Freddie Hubbard, and George Gershwin.

For more information, call 319-399-8521.