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    Guest Artist Residency - Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    John Raymond Trio

    New York Musician/Educator, John Raymond brings his "Roots Trio" to La Crosse for a day of Master Classes and an evening concert.
    Joining John on this tour are Gilad Hekselman, guitar & Colin Stranahan, drums.

    Master Class: 3:20 p.m.  Annett Recital Hall - UW-L  Center For The Arts

    Concert:  8:00 p.m.  The Root Note - 119 4th St.  La Crosse, WI

    Fall Jazz Concert  - Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Valhalla, Cartwright Center   7:30 p.m.

    This concert features UW-L Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Ensemble II.  Musical selections will range in style from big band swing, to today's contemporary writing, including Latin and rock styles.  We are pleased to present this concert as a FREE performance!

    Swinging Yuletide  -  December 6, 2014 Valhalla, Cartwright Center   7:30 p.m.

    Start your holiday season with some yuletide jazz and a visit from Santa! This joint annual performance with the La Crosse Jazz Orchestra, the La Crosse Jazz Quartet, and the UW-L Vocal and Instrumental Jazz Ensembles is held in Valhalla, Cartwright Center, and is a for sure sellout every year! Reserved seating is cabaret style at tables, and general seating is theater style on the sides of the room. Tickets go on sale November 3rd.  Call 608.785.8415  to reserve your seats!

    The UW-L Jazz Fest  -  January 24, 2015  Valhalla, Cartwright Center
    Featuring Guest Artists: TBA

    The annual UW-L Jazz Fest is an exciting all day event with workshops and performances, culminating at 7:00pm with a performance featuring the UW-L Jazz Ensemble I, select high school ensembles and our guest artists. Tickets are $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for students, and are available only at the door.

    Big Band Cabaret - February 14, 2015  Valhalla, Cartwright Center  7:30 p.m.

    Join the UW-L Big Bands and guests as they recreate the sounds of the big band era! Seating is cabaret style complete with beverage service and a spacious dance floor.
    A great date for Valentine's Day! Call 608.785.8415 for tickets!

    Spring Jazz Concert - April 19, 2015  Valhalla, Cartwright Center 2:00 p.m.

    The finale concert of the school year featuring both UW-L Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Ensemble II. Musical selections include big band swing, latin and contemporary writing. This concert will be a FREE performance