Active Ingredient Cooks Up Jazz Combo Concert

Oct. 18, 2010

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan School of Music will present the Jazz Combo Concert Friday, Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St., Bloomington).

The concert is free and open to the public and will feature the student jazz group Active Ingredient. A decades-old tradition at IWU, “Active Ingredient” is the name reserved for the top-ranked jazz group in the University. 

This year’s members are: Sophomore Ini Essein, tenor sax; Sophomore Gabe Stillman, alto sax; Senior Jay Heidekat, trombone; Senior Sara Ghadiri, bass; Senior Steve Kutschke, drums; Sophomore Phil Lewis, piano/french horn and Junior Jacob Bisaillon, vibes.

The performance will include songs by jazz legends John Coltrane and Miles Davis. For additional information, contact the School of Music Office at (309) 556-3061.

Contact: Hannah Griffin ’12, (309) 556-3181