Jazz Combo at IWU

March 13, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University will host a Jazz Combo on Saturday, April 5 at 1 p.m. in the Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St., Bloomington).

The event is free and open to the public.

The Jazz Combo includes performances from Active Ingredient, The Slide Masters and Blue Hue. Active Ingredient has a long-standing tradition at IWU, reserved solely for the top jazz combo. The current members include Ted Nichols (senior, trumpet), Brent Bogen (senior, alto/soprano saxophone), Kyle Charles (senior, saxophone), Joshua Ziemann (senior, drums), Stuart Seale (senior, piano) and Sara Ghadiri (first-year, bass).

Featured music selections throughout the performances will include So What by Miles Davis, Paul McCartney’s Got To Get You Into My Life arranged by Alan Arnold, Cole Porter’s Love For Sale arranged by Dave Wheeler and Stolen Moments by Oliver Nelson.

For additional information contact the School of Music at (309) 556-3061, or Professor Tom Streeter at tstreet@iwu.edu.

Contact: Lauren Pietruszka, ’09 (309) 556-3181