BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— As part of this year’s Halloween festivities, enjoy the treat of
music during the Illinois Wesleyan University Jazz Ensemble’s Halloween Concert on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open
to the public and will take place in Presser Hall’s Westbrook Auditorium.
Directed by IWU Adjunct Instructor of Music Glenn Wilson, the concert will feature compositions and arrangements by Don Menza, Bill Holman,
Mike Kamuf, Bobby Timmons and Thelonius Monk, among others. Performers will be dressed
in costume, and concertgoers are invited to attend the show in costume as well. A
costume contest will be held during intermission, with prizes for the best costumes.
The 15-piece Jazz Ensemble is comprised of jazz students from a variety of majors
at Illinois Wesleyan. The group has toured both nationally and internationally, including
tours to Nashville, New York, Italy, the Bahamas and Japan.