48th Annual Jazz Seminar Complete Schedule

Jazz Week 2018

KICKOFF PERFORMANCE

Monday, October 29
Noon
Pitt Jazz Ensemble
William Pitt Union Lower Lounge

OPEN JAZZ JAM SESSION

Wednesday, October 31
8 – 10 p.m.
Nordy’s Place, William Pitt Union
All University Students
Hosted by James Johnson III

Other Jam Session Dates
Monday, November 19,2018
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

EVENING JAZZ PRESENTATIONS

Thursday, November 1, Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

6 p.m.
Tineke Postma
“Jazz Education Influence in Europe and the USA”

7 p.m.
Terri Lyne Carrington
“The Modern Jazz Musician: Being successful in today’s jazz climate”

DAYTIME SEMINARS

Friday, November 2, Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

1 p.m.
Orrin Evans
“It’s A Business Too…Press, Social Media, and Promotion”

2 p.m.
Joey DeFrancesco
“Techniques in Improvisation”

3 p.m.
Ingrid Jensen
“Exploring Resonance: A discussion of the importance of connection with the elements of sound”

Saturday, November 3, Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

1 p.m.
Mark Whitfield
“The Art of Jazz Accompaniment”

2 p.m.
Billy Hart
“Analysis of the Rhythm Section”

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Saturday, November 3
11 a.m.
Hill House Association
2038 Bedford Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Sean Jones and Reginald Veal

48TH ANNUAL JAZZ CONCERT

Saturday, November 3
7:30 p.m.
Carnegie Music Hall