Jazz Ensemble Salutes Vets

Updated 4 years ago Special to HNN Provided by Marshall University

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The Marshall University School of Music and Theatre will present "A Salute to Veterans!" by the Jazz Ensemble I at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall's Huntington campus.

The concert will highlight great veterans of our nation's past and present, said Dr. Martin Saunders, director of jazz studies at Marshall, who is the director of the group. Selections will include popular tunes by the great jazz bandleaders and jazz icons from the 1940s through the 1960s, including Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Sarah Vaughan, Frank Sinatra and others.

Admission is free and open to the public. For further information, call the School of Music and Theatre at 304-696-3117.

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