Duke Ellington Birthday Jam Session

  • Starts: 8:30 pm on Thursday, April 25, 2013
  • Ends: 11:00 pm on Thursday, April 25, 2013
Help us celebrate Duke Ellington's 114th birthday! Duke's 114th birthday also falls during Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM). We're celebrating JAM and Duke with a jam session! Bring your friends, bring your horn, and check out your peers and LIVE performances of Duke's music. + Musicians: come play and hang + Non-musicians: come hang and listen The house band will play a short set to begin the session. We'll open the floor to musicians and singers who sign up to sit-in. Lead sheets and all necessary equipment will be provided for those who want to play. Light refreshments may be served. Doors open at BU Central at 8p and the jam lasts from 8:30p-11p. Come enjoy the one of life's little pleasures: live music. After the playing is done, we'll retire to Sunset for food and drinks. For more information, contact BU Jazz Ensembles at BostonUniversityJazz@gmail.com, or follow us on twitter at BostonUniv_Jazz. Hope to see you there!
Event Open To
public
Building
BU Central
Show Fees
free
Contact Organization
University-Wide Ensembles Department
Contact Name
Josh McDonald
Information Phone
413-846-3202
Contact Email
jjwmcd@bu.edu
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