Outdoor Big Band Finale

UMD Jazz Ensemble
UMD Jazz Lab Band
University Jazz Band

Outdoor Big Band Finale
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 . 5:30PM
Principal People: 

Conductor Chris Vadala

Special Announcement: 

Venue change: Due to anticipated inclement weather, this performance will take place indoors in the Dekelboum Concert Hall.

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Bring a picnic or buy one at The Clarice, and celebrate spring with the UMD jazz ensembles in their outdoor Big Band Finale. As one of UMD jazz’s most popular concerts, the Big Band Finale drives you along with infectious energy and flair.

Review by the Diamondback

Shined black shoes remained unmoving, instruments stayed poised, and all eyes were transfixed on the music stands ahead. Twenty-two musicians waited in anticipation for the conductor’s signal to begin.

— SAMANTHA PITKINThe Diamondback, May 7, 2015