Academics

Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform

Date Posted: October 15, 2007

MILWAUKEE – The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will perform a free concert featuring the works of renowned jazz trumpeter and composer Thad Jones in the college’s Warrior Underground on Saturday, November 17 at 8 p.m.

Jones has performed with many other jazz luminaries, explored different styles and elements within jazz and won critical acclaim for his unique compositions during his 40-plus years as a professional musician. The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will perform selections of his compositions that display his continuously evolving approach including big band, swing, gospel, ballads and even funk.

The Warrior Underground is located in the Campus Center at 8800 W. Bluemound Rd. Admission is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information, please contact the Wisconsin Lutheran College box office at (414) 443-8802.

Wisconsin Lutheran College is an independent, Christian liberal arts college located on the west side of Milwaukee.