Terence Blanchard presents The Music of Miles Davis and Gil Evans

April 03, 2014 @ 8:00 PM
Gusman Concert Hall

FROST CONCERT JAZZ BAND
JOHN DAVERSA, director
FROST STUDIO JAZZ BAND
STEPHEN GUERRA, JR, director
and members of the Henry Mancini Institute
TERENCE BLANCHARD, trumpet
BRIAN LYNCH, trumpet
JOHN DAVERSA, trumpet
WAYNE BERGERON, lead trumpet
DARLENE CHAN, producer

Multi Grammy Award winning composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard, Grammy Award winning trumpet guru Brian Lynch and new department chair and recording artist John Daversa perform two of Gil Evans’s and Miles Davis’s most admired suites, Miles Ahead and Porgy & Bess. Originally recorded by Evans and Davis in 1957 and 1959, Blanchard, Daversa and Lynch bring their own special artistry to these extraordinary classics, in collaboration with the Frost Concert Jazz Band, Frost Studio Jazz Band, and members of the Frost School’s Henry Mancini Institute. Los Angeles-based lead trumpeter Wayne Bergeron and noted festival producer Darlene Chan also join this landmark occasion. Don’t miss it!

Adults / Seniors / UM Students
$20 / $15 / Free with valid ID, subject to availability on concert night

PARKING: Valet parking is available for $8 in front of UM Gusman Concert Hall, or free self-parking is available at the Pavia Garage. For map and more information please click here.


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Adults $20
Seniors $15
UM Students free w/ID