Jazz combos from Kirkwood to perform in downtown C.R.
The Kirkwood Community College Jazz Combos will be performing from 7 to 9 p.m. today at The Blue Strawberry Cafe at 118 Second St. SE, Cedar Rapids.Contemporary and traditional jazz will be performed.
The performance is free.
The combos perform an annual concert on campus and for community events where they display the skills learned in ensemble playing, jazz improvisation and arrangement.
Four Kirkwood jazz players won honors at the Elmhurst College Jazz Festival/Chicago, held Feb. 26 to 28.
Outstanding soloist awards in the big-band division went to Alex Kish, tenor sax; Joe Couture, alto sax; Blake Shaw, bass; and Zac Tatum, drums. Shaw also received a soloist award in the jazz combo division.
Get Top Stories Delivered Weekly
From Around the Web
Recent The Communique News Articles
Discuss This Article
MOST POPULAR THE COMMUNIQUE NEWS
GET TOP STORIES DELIVERED WEEKLY
FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER
LATEST THE COMMUNIQUE NEWS
RECENT THE COMMUNIQUE CLASSIFIEDS
FROM AROUND THE WEB
- Boomers Find Reason to Celebrate With Vacations
- Shave Strokes off Your Golf Game -- Without the Eraser
- Stay Cool With a Ceiling Fan as Stylish as It Is Functional
- Have a Blast With the Family This Summer, but Stay Safe
- Chiropractic Careers Are on the Rise
- Choosing the Right Home Health Care Agency
- Pop the Champagne Diamond for Your Seasonal Fashion...
- Managing Pain: Are You Reading Your Medicine Labels?
- Does Your Garbage Want to Be Recycled?
- You Can Quit