Jazz

  1. Patti Austin Sings Ella Fitzgerald—With Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    October 22, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    When Patti Austin sings, people listen. When she sings Ella Fitzgerald, they swoon! Join us and bask in the glow of Patti’s sensual voice as she performs beautiful renditions of Ella’s favorites, swinging with the Frost Studio Jazz Band.

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  2. Sammy Figueroa and Glaucia Nasser—Latin-Brazilian Exhilaration

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    October 18, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    A fiery Latin-Brazilian fusion that pairs multi-percussionist and two-time Grammy Award nominee Sammy Figueroa with captivating and charismatic São Paulo-based singer Glaucia Nasser. An electric combination…and a Festival Miami exclusive!

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    $40/$30/$20

       
  3. The Jazz Cruise All Stars—Straight Ahead Jazz at Its Finest

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    October 17, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Sample the sizzle of The Jazz Cruise (thejazzcruise.com) at this specially created show featuring top-flight jazz stars including music director Shelly Berg (piano) with Niki Haris (vocals), Ken Peplowski (clarinet) and Wycliffe Gordon (tromb

    Section A/B/C
    $50/$40/$30

       
  4. Leon Foster Thomas—Steel Pan Virtuoso

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    October 16, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Leon Foster Thomas, a gifted jazz musician and steel pan virtuoso originally from Trinidad and now based in Florida, blends the music of his Caribbean roots with the music of North and South America in a lively meld all his own.

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    $30/$20/$15

       
  5. Bass Extremes—Steve Bailey and Victor Wooten

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    October 14, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Dive into a high-energy concert by Bass Extremes that pushes the limits of the bass in an incredible fusion of funk, jazz, rock and reggae. Filled with fast thumb and two-handed tapping techniques and awe-inspiring harmonics and chords.

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    $35/$25/$20

       
  6. Time For Three (TF3)—Masterful Musical Mix

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    October 12, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Time for Three (Tf3) is a trio that defies traditional classification. NBC describes their latest recording as “glowing…very hot…” The trio performs music from Bach to Brahms, to The Beatles, Katy Perry, Kanye West and Justin Timberlake.

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    $35/$25/$20

       
  7. Henry Mancini Institute Small Group Showcase

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    September 27, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    A small group showcase of ensembles from the prestigious Henry Mancini Institute, including the HMI Jazz Septet and the HMI String Quartet. Free admission.

  8. Frost Concert Jazz Band—Beatle Mania

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    September 18, 2014
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Two award-winning big bands share the stage for a great night of jazz,as the Frost Studio Jazz Band and the Frost Concert Jazz Band “re-imagine” the vast catalog of The Beatles with a jazz twist. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  9. Jazz Department Faculty and Students Concert

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    September 15, 2014
    Weeks Center for Recording and Performance, Clarke Recital Hall

    CHUCK BERGERON, coordinator

    Free admission

  10. Frost Saxophone Ensemble

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    April 25, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Free admission.

  11. Frost Salsa Orchestra Celebrates Music of the Americas

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    April 24, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    UM Frost Salsa Orchestra’s annual spring concert celebrates the Music of the Americas in jazz and salsa traditions featuring Salsa singer Luis Serrano. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  12. Jazz Recording Ensemble Concert

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    April 21, 2014
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    This unique ensemble made up of jazz and classical performers, a vehicle for the studio jazz writers, shares some of their collaborative works here in performance. Free admission.

  13. Music in the Arboretum

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    April 16, 2014
    Gifford Arboretum–1301 Memorial Dr. Coral Gables, FL 33146
    Frost School of Music students will perform outdoors in the Gifford Arboretum. Please bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the music and a sunset under the trees. Free admission.

  14. Frost Saxophone Quartets

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    April 13, 2014
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    The unique instrumentation of a saxophone quartet (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone) is showcased in this concert featuring students from the saxophone studio of renowned master teacher Dale Underwood. Free admission.

  15. Terence Blanchard presents The Music of Miles Davis and Gil Evans

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    April 03, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Grammy Award winning composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard and Grammy Award winning trumpet guru and faculty member Brian Lynch perform two of Gil Evans’s and Miles Davis’s most admired suites. Tickets $20 adults, $15 seniors, UM students free.

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

       
  16. Frost Jazz Vocal II and III Ensembles

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    April 01, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Enjoy a thrilling night of vocal jazz featuring our talented JV2 and JV3 jazz vocal ensembles, with new and classic arrangements that feature tight harmonies and inspired scat singing. Free admission.

  17. *CANCELLED* Frost Faculty Jazz Sextet

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    March 21, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    This concert has been cancelled, we apologize for any inconvenience

  18. Music in the Arboretum

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    March 19, 2014
    Gifford Arboretum–1301 Memorial Dr. Coral Gables, FL 33146
    Frost School of Music students will perform outdoors in the Gifford Arboretum. Please bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the music and a sunset under the trees. Free admission.

  19. Drummer Dafnis Prieto— Residency Jazz Concert with Boris Kozlov and Brian Lynch

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    March 17, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Dafnis Prieto (drums) kicks off a weeklong residency at the Frost School of Music with a concert that sets the stage on fire. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  20. Free Jam Session with Frost Alumni and Students—Honoring Whit Sidener

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    March 08, 2014
    Alma Jennings Student Lounge at UM Law School Library
    Join alumni, students, friends and faculty of the Frost School of Music at a killer three-hour jaz session in honor of Whit Sidener. Great jazz! Free, ticket required.

    Free, Ticket Required

       
  21. Whit Sidener Tribute—Frost Alumni Big Band Concert and Celebration

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    March 07, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The entire jazz faculty joins the Frost Concert Jazz Band, plus scores of alums spanning the 45 year history of UM Jazz, to honor and express their appreciation to Professor Emeritus Whit Sidener.

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  22. Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble—Swings and Sings

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    March 06, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Inspired by the amazing vocalese of such vocal groups as Manhattan Transfer and New York Voices, the Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble (JV1) presents a program of wonderful standards. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  23. Music in the Arboretum

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    February 19, 2014
    Gifford Arboretum–1301 Memorial Dr. Coral Gables, FL 33146
    Frost School of Music students will perform outdoors in the Gifford Arboretum. Please bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the music and a sunset under the trees. Free admission.

  24. HMI Jazz Septet with Jeff “Tain” Watts

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    February 06, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost School’s HMI Jazz Septet performs a high-energy concert of new originals with Jeff “Tain” Watts, one of the most in-demand jazz drummers in the world today. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  25. Brazilian Influences–Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    January 30, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Frost Concert Jazz Band presents Brazilian-influenced big band works showcasing exquisite ensemble moments and exciting solo breaks. Belo! Bravo! Beautiful! Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  26. Miami Saxophone Quartet

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    January 28, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    On the heels of their critically acclaimed fifth CD, Four of a Kind, Miami Saxophone Quartet and guests premiere new works and perform selections from their wide repertoire. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  27. Frost Jazz Faculty Concert

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    January 13, 2014
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Enjoy an invigorating concert by Frost jazz faculty as they greet returning students to the spring semester with incredible originals and iconic favorites.

  28. Winter Wonderful Gala—Frost Holiday Dinner

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    December 08, 2013
    JW Marriott Marquis, 255 Biscayne Way, Miami
    The Frost School of Music presents its holiday gala dinner, Winter Wonderful, at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Miami.

  29. Frost Jazz Vocal II and III Ensemble

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    December 03, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The excitement of tight jazz harmonizes and inspired scat singing abound when JV2 and JV3 jazz vocal ensembles perform their first Gusman Hall concert of the season. Free admission.

  30. Henry Mancini Institute Jazz Sextet—Brian Lynch Artist Ensemble

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    November 15, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    If you are wondering about the future of jazz and where it is heading, join us at this stellar concert featuring two sizzling student jazz groups who are forging their own unique brand of jazz. Free admission.

  31. A Tribute to Dee Barton, Jazz Composer—Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    November 14, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Concert Jazz Band performs selections from the 1967 Capitol recording Stan Kenton Conducts the Jazz Compositions of Dee Barton. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  32. Jazz Vocal Concert—Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble

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    November 09, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Inspired by the amazing vocalese of such vocal groups as Manhattan Transfer and New York Voices, the Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble presents a program of wonderful standards. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  33. Christian McBride Trio—Consummate Jazz Mastery

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    October 30, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Bassist extraordinaire and three-time Grammy Award winner Christian McBride will perform with his jazz trio, described as “one of the most intoxicating, least predictable bands on the scene today.”

    Tickets: $20 - $40

  34. Karrin Allyson, Jazz Vocalist—In Harmony with JV1

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    October 24, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Karrin Allyson performs an engaging concert with award-winning Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble (JV1), now under the direction of Kate Reid.

    Tickets: $20 - $30

  35. Ana Popovic—Blues Guitar Sensation

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    October 19, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Yugoslavian blues-rock guitarist Ana Popovic is a multi-nominated Blues Music Award artist and Billboard and Amazon chart-topper. Discover the power-blues of guitar sensation Ana Popovic!

    Tickets: $20 - $40

  36. Frost Studio Jazz Band—Tribute to Bruce Hornsby

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    October 11, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Studio Jazz Band performs a high-energy tribute to multi-Grammy winning singer-songwriter Bruce Hornsby featuring new arrangements that highlight Hornsby’s distinctive style.

    Tickets: $15 - $30

  37. Dr. John & The Nite Trippers—Locked Down Blues

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    October 05, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Celebrated singer-songwriter and funk-blues artist Dr. John will perform foot-stomping, hand-clapping, feel-good fun for everyone!

    Tickets: $40 - $60

  38. Pan-American Modernism—Frost School Jazz Ensembles

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    September 22, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost School of Music’s Department of Studio Music and Jazz presents a concert inspired by the Lowe Art Museum’s exhibit Pan American Modernism: Avant-garde Art of Latin America and the United States, 1919-1979. Free Admission.

  39. Frost Concert Jazz Band and Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    September 21, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    An exciting evening of big band jazz awaits you, presented by two of the hottest big bands in the nation.Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  40. The Music of Danilo Pérez—Frost Studio Jazz Band and HMI Nonet

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    April 16, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Studio Jazz Band and the newly formed HMI Nonet welcome the incomparable piano virtuoso and bandleader Danilo Pérez to the Frost School of Music. Tickets $20 adults, $15 seniors, UM students free.

  41. Farewell Concert Presented by Larry Lapin—Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble, Larry Lapin Trio, and More

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    April 14, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Longtime music professor Larry Lapin is retiring from teaching in May. At 4 p.m. he is staging a farewell concert of epic proportions to feature students and alumni from the Vocal Jazz program. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  42. Birdhouse: Charlie Parker Bebop at Its Best

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    March 30, 2013
    Reserve your seat for an exclusive event reminiscent of the 1940s when New York City’s 52nd Street was buzzing with high-energy jazz on every corner at such clubs as Minton’s, 3 Deuces, Club Carousel and more. TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED.

  43. Jazz Vocal Ensemble II and III

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    March 28, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall

    Jazz Vocal Ensemble II
    Kelly Garner, director

    Jazz Vocal Ensemble III
    Jeremy Fox, director

    Free Admission

  44. Jazz Arrangers Concert—Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    March 22, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The program for this concert will highlight imaginative works by students from Professor Gary Lindsay’s studio music and jazz arranging classes. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  45. Steve Miller: Rockin’ and Swingin’ with the Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    February 20, 2013
    BankUnited Center Fieldhouse
    Students with valid school ID- $25

    Adults and Seniors- $50

    General Admission

  46. Stamps Distinguished Ensembles Concert

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    February 11, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Join us at this special concert that brings all 19 Stamps Scholars together on the same stage for the very first time, from the freshman Stamps Brass Quintet to the senior Stamps Jazz Quintet. Free.

  47. Afro Cuban Concert Featuring Felipe Lamoglia—Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    January 30, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The incredible Frost Concert Jazz Band and special guest artist Felipe Lamoglia play burning big band arrangements with a heavy dose of Afro Cuban and Latin rhythms. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  48. Miami Saxophone Quartet

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    January 28, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Presented by the Department of Studio Music and Jazz, saxophonists Gary Keller, Gary Lindsay, Ed Calle and Mike Brignola present a concert of new music and their most frequent requests. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  49. Music of Dave Holland and More—Frost Jazz Sextet and Stamps Jazz Quintet

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    January 18, 2013
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The magnificent composer, bandleader and jazz bassist Dave Holland returns to the Frost School of Music to coach the Frost Jazz Sextet and the Stamps Jazz Quintet as they explore new and highly creative compositions. Free.

  50. Jazz and the Philharmonic

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    January 11, 2013
    Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center
    A superstar roster of award-winning jazz and classical musicians and ensembles, as well as emerging artists and rising stars will come together for an unprecedented one-night-only concert at the Arsht Center. Ticket purchase required.

  51. Winter Wonderful—Frost School of Music Holiday Dinner

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    December 02, 2012
    J. W. Marriott Marquis Miami, 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami
    Winter Wonderful—a holiday gala sparkling with treasured music and new memories, is presented annually in early December, it’s the perfect way to usher in the holiday season.

  52. Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    November 29, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    The ever-popular Miami jazz icon Ira Sullivan joins the Frost Concert Jazz Band for a night of incredible big band jazz ranging from swing to bebop, plus new arrangements by Frost student arrangers. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  53. Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble II and III

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    November 27, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    The excitement of tight jazz harmonies and inspired scat singing fill the Maurice Gusman Concert Hall when JV2 and JV3 jazz vocal ensembles take to the stage to perform jazz standards and classic songs from the Great American Songbook. FREE

  54. Frost Jazz Vocal I Ensemble and Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    November 10, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Studio Jazz Band performs energizing music by straight-ahead European jazz writers including Florian Ross, Lars Møller, and Bert Joris. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

  55. Jazz Vocalist Roseanna Vitro and JV1—Free-Spirited Spontaneity

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    October 25, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Vocalist Roseanna Vitro performs jazz and Brazilian-infused hits with award-winning Frost JV1 Ensemble, plus highlights from her Grammy nominated CD The Music of Randy Newman. $40/30/20

  56. Jason Moran & The Bandwagon—Cross-Genre Jazz at Its Best

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    October 24, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Jason Moran & The Bandwagon (piano, bass, drums) bring their adventurous blend of jazz, classical, blues, funk, hip-hop, and rock to Festival Miami for a killer night of jazz. $50/35/20

  57. Trio da Paz—Brazilian Jazz Masters

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    October 16, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Enjoy Brazil’s spectacular Trio da Paz (guitar, bass, drums) as they update the infectious spirit of jazz-oriented Brazilian music with harmonically adventurous interactions. $40/30/20

  58. Tenor Titan Dave Liebman—Takes Flight with Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    October 09, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    NEA Jazz Master Dave Liebman (sax/flute) combines his visceral drive and enthusiasm with the high-intensity Frost Concert Jazz Band for an extraordinary jazz experience! $50/35/20

  59. Nuevo Tango in Miami, Part 2—A Jazz Homage to Piazzolla

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    October 06, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Nuevo tango jazz band arrangements combine the passion of Argentinian tango with the exotic timbres of jazz in a tribute to the musical genius of the late Ástor Piazzolla. $30/20/15

  60. Coming Soon—Festival Miami 2012

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    October 02, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Save the date for Festival Miami 2012, featuring over 25 concerts, master classes and events from October 2 to November 4. Visit http://www.festivalmiami.com for details.

  61. Frost Salsa Orchestra

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    April 26, 2012
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami
    Join the Frost Salsa Orchestra as they celebrate their 20th anniversary season! Adults $15, Seniors $10, UM students free with valid ID

  62. Frost Saxophone Ensemble - Spring Concert

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    April 11, 2012
    Clarke Recital Hall at the L. Austin Weeks Center for Recording and Performance

    8pm - 10pm
    Director: Dale Underwood
    For information, please call 305-284-5813

  63. Jazz Vocal Ensemble II & III

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    March 27, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall

    Jazz Vocal Ensemble II
    Kathleen Hollingsworth, conductor

    Jazz Vocal Ensemble III
    Taylor O’Donnell, conductor

    Free Admission

  64. Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    March 23, 2012
    Gusman Concert Hall
    When the award-winning Frost Concert Jazz Band performs, the hall swings with great ensemble playing, incredible soloists, and an entertaining selection of originals and arrangements by both students and faculty. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors

  65. Radiohead Jazz Project

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    February 29, 2012
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami
    Frost Studio Jazz Band presents the Radiohead Jazz Project featuring 12 of the British group's most popular songs arranged especially for jazz big band. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, Free for UM students w/ID, pending availability.

  66. Frost Concert Jazz Band, Afro-Cuban Concert

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    February 02, 2012
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm

    Director: Dante Luciani
    Brian Lynch, jazz trumpet

    Join us for an exciting concert featuring original works by award-winning trumpeter, Brian Lynch including Guajira Dubois, One For Mogie, Peer Pressure and Silent Conversation.  Lynch has performed with Afro-Caribbean pioneer Eddie Palmieri, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers and bebop maestro Phil Woods. He’s worked in recent years with Buena Vista Social Club alumnus Barbarito…

  67. Miami Saxophone Quartet

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    January 30, 2012
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami
    South Florida saxophonists Gary Keller, Gary Lindsay, Ed Calle and Mike Brignola explore the realms of Jazz, Pop, Latin, R&B, and chamber music. Tickets $15 (door), $10 (advance through 1/29). $5 (students w/ID, door only). 305-669-0203

  68. Winter Wonderful - Frost Holiday Dinner

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    December 04, 2011
    JW Marriott Marquis Miami
    The Frost School of Music cordially invites you to support Winter Wonderful--a holiday gala sparkling with treasured music and new memories. Proceeds benefit music scholarships. Call 305-284-6486.

  69. Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble II / Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble III

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    November 28, 2011
    Enjoy a double bill of two fantastic jazz vocal ensembles as they perform rich harmonic arrangements and vocalese in the manner of Manhattan Transfer and New York Voices, plus new arrangements by faculty and students. Free.

  70. Jazz Vocal Ensemble I / Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    November 11, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami
    Enjoy favorite songs from the great American songbook, performed by DownBeat award-winning Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble and Frost Studio Jazz Band. Tickets: Adults $15, Seniors $10, UM students free w/ID.

  71. Jazz Meets Gershwin—Hosted by Michael Feinstein

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    November 04, 2011
    Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
    Gershwin represents American music at its best and Festival Miami, JazzRoots and the Arsht Center assembled the best to perform it for you: Michael Feinstein, Denyce Graves, Shelly Berg and Terence Blanchard with the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra

  72. Suénalo

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    October 21, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Suénalo is the premier descarga-funk Latin jam band in Miami, with a vivid sound that reflects the cultures that shape the region. The 8-piece act meshes funk, hip-hop, cumbia, timba, jazz, Caribbean rhythms into a multicultural cocktail. $30/20/15

  73. Brazilian Superstar Ivan Lins—Romantic and Sophisticated Favorites

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    October 16, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    When multiple Grammy winner Ivan Lins performs his own music, it’s pure magic. From “Love Dance” to “The Island,” his magnificent songs are recorded by Simone, Irakerê, Chucho Valdés, Barbra Streisand, Toots Thielemans, and Michael Bublé. $50/35/20

  74. New York Voices Swing with JV1 Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble

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    October 13, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Double Grammy-winning New York Voices are renowned for their excellence in the art of group singing, inspired by Lambert, Hendricks and Ross, Singers Unlimited and Manhattan Transfer. The JV1 Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble will also be featured. $50/35/20

  75. High Octane Jazz—Introducing New Frost Jazz Professors Brian Lynch and Martin Bejerano

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    October 08, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter Brian Lynch pairs up with burning jazz pianist Martin Bejerano and a fantastic rhythm section for an outstanding evening of small group jazz that will light up your spirits and amaze your senses. $40/30/20

  76. Jazz Master Benny Golson with the Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    October 07, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Jazz aficionados love his “I Remember Clifford” while TV fans know his music from M*A*S*H, Mission Impossible, and The Cosby Show theme. Here, Benny Golson performs his favorite big band arrangements with the Frost Studio Jazz Band. $65/45/25

  77. Soulive—The Ultimate Feel-Good Groove Band

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    October 06, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Soulive plays danceable organ-driven grooves fusing soul, jazz, R&B, and blues with hip-hop and funk. Wildly popular at jam fests, they’ve toured with the Rolling Stones and recorded with Chaka Kahn, Talib Kweli, Maceo Parker, Derek Trucks! $40/30/20

  78. Frost Jazz Sextet and Stamps Jazz Quintet Perform the Music of Dave Holland

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    September 23, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami
    Two incredible Frost jazz ensembles perform the music of jazz bassist and composer Dave Holland, directed by Chuck Bergeron.

  79. Saxophone Ensemble Concert

    April 18, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Dale Underwood, coordinator
    Admission: Free of Charge

  80. Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble II / Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble III

    April 12, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble II
    Kathleen Hollingsworth, Conductor
    Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble III
    Taylor O’Donnell, conductor
    For information call 305-284-5813

  81. Sitar Virtuoso Irshad Khan

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    April 04, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at The University of Miami

    1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146

    8pm - 10pm

    The Arts Presenting program of the University of Miami Frost School of Music will present a performance of Indo Jazz world music with renowned sitar virtuoso Ustad Irshad Khan.

    Irshad Khan is considered among the world’s best sitar players and the leading surbahar (bass sitar) player of his generation and among the finest instrumentalists in the world. His performance will consist of a mix of traditional Indian music and indo/jazz fusion compositions accompanied…

  82. Evening Of Percussion

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    March 31, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Joint Concert featuring students of the jazz and classical percussion program at the Frost School of Music
    Svet Stoyanov, director of the Percussion Program
    Steve Rucker, director of Drumset Studies
    For information, call 305-284-5813

  83. Frost Concert Jazz Band / Stamps Jazz Quintet featuring Chris Potter

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    March 29, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Chris Potter, a world class soloist,accomplished composer and formidable bandleader has emerged as one of the best musicians around-and perhaps the best jazz saxophone player of his generation.

  84. Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra / Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble I

    March 25, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble I
    Larry Lapin, director
    Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra
    For information and tickets, call 305-284-5813

  85. Frost Studio Jazz Band / Frost X Jazz Band

    March 10, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Frost Studio Jazz Band
    Stephen Guerra, conductor
    Frost X Jazz Band
    Charles “Chuck” Bergeron, conductor
    For tickets and information, call 305-284-5813

  86. Valentine’s Day Concert at Fairchild Tropical Gardens

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    February 14, 2011

    Gate opens at 5:30
    Concert begins at 7:00
    Featuring: Kevin Mahogany & The UM Frost Concert Jazz Band

    UM Students: $20
    Fairchild Members: $60
    Non-Members: $75

    VIP Members: $150
    VIP Non-Members: $175
    VIP includes reserved seating, candlelight dinner and wine
    For tickets and information: www.fairchildgarden.org/valentines
    or call…

  87. In Celebration of Afro-Cuban Culture—Frost Concert Jazz Band feat: Ignacio Berroa, drums

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    February 03, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    Dante Luciani, conductor
    Guest artist, Ignacio Berroa, drums
    Admission: $25
    For tickets and information, call 305-284-5813

  88. Winter Concert—Frost Studio Jazz Band

    January 31, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8pm - 10pm
    Stephen Guerra, conductor
    For information, call 305-284-5813

  89. Winter Wonderful! Holiday Dinner Gala Fundraiser

    December 05, 2010
    Hyatt Regency at Miami Convention Center

    6:30 PM Cocktails
    7:30 PM Dinner

    Artists: Frost Holiday Orchestra and Frost Chorale, Symphonic Choir, Chamber Singers, Maelstrom Men’s Choir, Cantilena Women’s Choir

    Admission: Please visit the Winter Wonderful! website for gala information.  Join us for a very special evening of holiday music and cheer—and support undergraduate music scholarships…

  90. Jazz Vocal Ensembles Concert (JV2 and JV3)—Kathleen Hollingsworth and Taylor O’Donnell, conductors

    December 03, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8 PM to 10 PM

    Artists:
    Jazz Vocal Ensemble 2 (JV2)—Kathleen Hollingsworth, conductor
    Jazz Vocal Ensemble 3 (JV3)—Taylor O’Donnell, conductor

    Admission

  91. Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble (JV1)—Larry Lapin, director

    November 12, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8 PM to 10 PM

    Contact: 305-284-5813
    Artist: Frost Jazz Vocal Ensemble I - Larry Lapin, director
    Admission:

  92. Festival Miami—GIANTS OF JAZZ SALUTE—Wycliffe Gordon (trombone) and Frost Concert Jazz Band

    October 30, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Wycliffe Gordon and Frost Concert Jazz Band salute the Giants of Jazz in Festival Miami's Grand Finale Concert.

    Tickets range from $25 to $85

  93. Festival Miami—FLUTE JOURNEY—Nestor Torres and Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra

    October 29, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Amazing Nestor Torres Explores a Rainbow of Musical Colors Ranging from Baroque to Big Band, Latin to Fantasy.

    Tickets range from $25 to $60

  94. Festival Miami—Jazz Master Class with Wycliffe Gordon

    October 29, 2010
    Foster 206, University of Miami
    Festival Miami presents a Jazz Master Class with Wycliffe Gordon.

    FREE ADMISSION

  95. Festival Miami—ARTURO SANDOVAL and Miami Symphony Orchestra (at the Arsht Center)

    October 24, 2010
    Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (downtown Miami)
    Arturo Sandoval Premieres Rivera’s Concierto de Miami with the Miami Symphony Orchestra at the Adrienne Arsht Center.

    Tickets range from $20 to $150

  96. Festival Miami—MAMBO!—Tiempo Libre and Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra and Big Band

    October 23, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Tiempo Libre Pays Tribute to Beloved Cuban Big Bands and the Music of their Heritage.

    Tickets range from $20 to $50

  97. Festival Miami—Master Class with Tiempo Libre

    October 22, 2010
    Clarke Recital Hall at the L. Austin Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Festival Miami presents a Master Class with Tiempo Libre.

    FREE ADMISSION

  98. Festival Miami—INSPIRED IMPROVISATION—Matt Wilson Quartet and Stamps Jazz Quintet

    October 21, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Matt Wilson Quartet Pairs Up with the Stamps Jazz Quintet in an All-Out Jazz Fest.

    Tickets range from $25 to $50

  99. Festival Miami—Master Class with the Matt Wilson Quartet

    October 20, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Festival Miami presents a jazz Master Class with Matt Wilson Quartet.

    FREE ADMISSION

  100. Festival Miami—SIZZLING HOT SWING—Mark O’Connor and His Hot Swing

    October 16, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Sensational Mark O’Connor and His Hot Swing Put “Le Jazz Hot” on Steroids.

    Tickets range from $20 to $50

  101. Festival Miami—Lecture with Mark O’Connor

    October 16, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Festival Miami presents a lecture with Mark O’Connor.

    FREE ADMISSION

  102. Festival Miami—¡CELEBRACIÓN!—Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet

    October 14, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Experience the Excitement of the Gabriel Alegría Afro-Peruvian Sextet.

    Tickets range from $20 to $30

  103. Festival Miami—ESSENCE OF EXPRESSION—Sunny Wilkinson with Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble

    October 13, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    The Inventive Sunny Wilkinson Sings New and Timeless Favorites with the Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble.

    Tickets range from $20 to $30

  104. Festival Miami—UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL: FRANK LOESSER

    October 10, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    ASCAP Presents the Music of Academy Award-winning Frank Loesser

    Tickets range from $20 to $40

  105. Frost XJB & SJB Fall Jazz Concert

    October 05, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    8 PM to 10 PM

    Artists:
    XJB (X Jazz Band)– Chuck Bergeron, conductor
    SJB (Studio Jazz Band) – Stephen Guerra, conductor

    For information, call 305-284-5813

  106. Frost Jazz Night at Van Dyke Cafe

    September 28, 2010
    Van Dyke Cafe, 846 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach 33139

    9 PM

    The Frost School of Music will showcase its outstanding student jazz ensembles at Van Dyke Cafe on Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL from 9 pm to 1 am on Tuesday, September 28, 2010.  For dinner reservations and more information, call (305) 532-1233.

    Van Dyke Cafe
    846 Lincoln Road
    Miami, FL 33139-2878
    (305) 532-1233

  107. Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra and Comedian Robert Klein—on HBO

    June 12, 2010
    HBO Television Network
    HBO Presents Comedian Robert Klein and HMI Orchestra in an irreverent TV special 'Unfair and Unbalanced' that skewers both sides of the aisle.

  108. Susana Verdecia, jazz vocal

    April 30, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami

    Senior Recital
    8 PM to 10 PM
    Artist: Susana Verdecia, Jazz Vocal
    Senior Recital
    Admission: Free Admission

  109. Frost Saxophone Ensembles—Dale Underwood & Gary Keller, directors

    April 29, 2010
    Clarke Recital Hall at the L. Austin Weeks Center for Recording and Performance

    8 PM to 10 PM
    Artist: Frost Saxophone Ensembles—Dale Underwood & Gary Keller, directors
    Admission: Free Admission

  110. Frost Salsa Orchestra Concert—Alberto De La Reguera, Director

    April 22, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    University of Miami Frost Salsa Orchestra presents its year-end concert at UM Gusman Concert Hall featuring guest trombone soloist, Chad Bernstein.

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