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Nov. 27-29: School of Music showcases jazz performance

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The end-of-the-quarter performances are free and open to the public.

Three performances by UCLA jazz students will mark the end of the academic quarter at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.

On Monday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. in Schoenberg Hall, student jazz combos will perform under the direction of UCLA faculty members Clayton Cameron, Charley Harrison, Roberto Miranda, Charles Owens and Michele Weir. The program will include jazz standards, popular songs and student compositions.

On Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. in Schoenberg Hall, the UCLA Latin Jazz Big Band, the Contemporary Jazz Ensemble and the UCLA Jazz Orchestra, directed by world-class jazz artists, will perform jazz standards and compositions by faculty and students.

On Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. in Jan Popper Theater, students from Tamir Hendelman’s studio will perform a special two-piano program. The performance will feature piano and bass duets and solo performances. Works by George Gershwin, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joe Henderson, Lyle Mays and others will be featured.

All concerts are free and open to the public. Visit the School of Music website for more information and other concert listings.

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