Posted by Dwight Bachman on April 24, 2009 4:23 PM
Written by Emily Bonoyer
Willimantic, CT -- The first concert of the Eastern Connecticut State University Jazz Ensemble will be performed on May 3 at in Shafer Hall. The public is invited. Admission is free.
The group will present a mixture of standard tunes from Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Jaco Pastorious and others. Tunes by Miles Davis include "In a Silent Way," "Solar," "Spanish Key," "It's About that Time" and "Jean Pierre." Other tunes include "CantaloupeIsland" by Herbie Hancock; "TeenTown" and "The Chicken" by Jaco Pastorious; and "Bye Bye Blackbird."