Fall Chamber Jazz, Part 2

Fall Chamber Jazz, Part 2

Thursday, November 11, 2021 . 7:30PM EST
Photo by David Andrews
Principal People: 

Bill Dunn Combo
Corey Hewitt Combo

Special Announcement: 

Please note: The livestream for this event will be available to view only during the performance. The video will not be available to view after the concert.

Event Attributes

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Estimated Length: 
This performance will last approximately 2 hours 30 minutes.

Join us in-person at The Clarice or watch the livestream from the comfort of your home.

The Bill Dunn and Corey Hewitt combos present a second evening of chamber jazz favorites. Music selections include Donna Lee by Charlie Parker, Sometime Ago by Sergio Mihanovich and God Bless the Child by Billie Holiday and Arthur Herzog, Jr.

Love jazz? Don't miss the first night of chamber jazz the evening prior featuring the Tom Baldwin and Gerry Kunkel combos.

About Jazz Ensembles at UMD:
The School of Music’s jazz ensembles are composed of more than 100 students. The UMD Jazz Ensemble frequently performs at many off-campus events including the Maryland Music Educators Association annual conference and various local jazz festivals. Each year, the UMD Jazz Ensemble is one of three elite bands that performs at the Calvin Jones Big Band Jazz Festival—one of the most anticipated events on Washington, D.C.’s jazz calendar and frequently broadcast on the BET Network. Combos and big bands also perform a variety of outreach concerts at venues including the National Archives, public libraries, the National Building Museum, area schools and at campus events such as Maryland Day, galas and commencement activities.

Health & Safety for In-Person Attendance:
There may be COVID-19 safety policies in place, such as mask requirements, when you attend this event. Please see The Clarice's health and safety page for the most up-to-date information about attendance.



Bill Dunn Combo

Donna Lee
Charlie Parker

Cannonball Adderley

Joe Henderson

Mr. P.C.
John Coltrane

Lee Morgan

Nica’s Dream
Horace Silver


Corey Hewitt Combo

Pent-Up House
Sonny Rollins

Sometime Ago
Sergio Mihanovich

One Note Samba
Antonio Carlos Jobim

God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday and Arthur Herzog, Jr.

The Sidewinder
Lee Morgan 



BILL DUNN is a trumpet instrumentalist and educator in the Virginia/D.C. area. After living and studying in Rome, Italy, he pursued a freelance career in New York City for 10 years. Equally at home in jazz and classical music, he has appeared with Bobby Sanabria, Dave Brubeck, Red Rodney, Wynton Marsalis, The Mingus Band, The Birdland Big Band, The Gramercy Brass Orchestra of New York and the Fairfax Symphony. Dunn can be heard on Delos and Koch record labels, and enjoys an active career as a clinician and soloist. Dunn holds a bachelor's degree from the Ohio State University and a master’s degree from Manhattan School of Music. Dunn is currently pursuing his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in classical trumpet performance at the University of Maryland, College Park and serves as a graduate assistant in the jazz department. Dunn has served in the U.S. Military since 2003 and currently plays in the US Navy Concert Band in Washington, D.C.  

COREY HEWITT is a drummer and educator in the Baltimore/D.C. area. As a drummer, he has toured with international recording artist duo Erasure, as well as toured the world performing for Holland America and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. He has taught percussion at the renowned D.C. Youth Orchestra Program for 10 years, where his ensembles have had the opportunity to perform at the Kennedy Center, the Lincoln Memorial and the White House. Hewitt is currently pursuing his master’s degree in jazz performance at the University of Maryland, College Park and he serves as a graduate assistant to the jazz department.


Bill Dunn Combo

Piano – Jeremiah Awoseye
Bass – Imran Musa
Guitar – Henry Sheppard
Guitar – Will Morgan
Drums – Vivek Nathan
Clarinet – Ashley Hsu
Steel Pan – Kobie Andrews

Corey Hewitt Combo

Alto Saxophone – Colson Jones
Piano – Skye Garrett
Vibraphone – Christopher Boxall
Guitar – Sergio Iriarte
Bass – Matthew Mueller
Drums and Cymbals – Ben Nasisi