Tickets on Sale Now for the 40th Annual UMM Jazz Festival
Tickets for the 2018 University of Minnesota, Morris Jazz Festival, April 6–7, are on sale now. This year's program promises jazz takes on pop hits by P!nk, Radiohead, and the Rolling Stones.
The 40th UMM Jazz Festival program will combine rich traditions of jazz with contemporary pop music. Guest artists include Kate Skinner (piano/voice), JC Sanford (piano/voice), Josh Skinner (bass), and Pete James Johnson (drums). They will be joined on stage by the UMM Jazz Ensemble and by the West Central All Stars Big Band (Friday, April 6) and the UMM Alumni Jazzers Big Band (Saturday, April 7).
Performances nightly, April 6–7, at 7 p.m. in Edson Auditorium. Following the Saturday concert, the public also is invited to an after-hours jam session at Old No. 1 (412 S Atlantic Ave, Morris, MN 56267). All are welcome to play and/or listen.