Friends University Hosts 19th Annual Jazz Festival

News Date: 
Mon. 02/06/2012

The 19th annual Friends University Jazz Festival will be held Feb. 17-18 at the Riney Fine Arts Center on the Friends University campus.  

Matt WilsonThe Matt Wilson Quartet from New York, jazz vocalist Jennifer Barnes from the University of North Texas, and the Friends University Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Vocal Ensemble will be featured in a headliner concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18. 

More than 800 jazz students will participate in the two-day jazz festival. 

Day time events are free and open to the public. Tickets to the headliner concert cost $15 for adults, and $12 for seniors and students. For more information on this performance or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts box office at 316-295-5677 or finearts@friends.edu.

Schedule of Events

Friday
February 17, 2012

Sebits Auditorium

Room C-6

Room E-3

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8:00-8:45

Augusta HS

8:00-8:45

Wichita
Heights HS
#2

8:15-9:00

Stucky MS
(Wichita)

8:45-9:30

Clearwater HS

8:45-9:30

Inman HS

9:00-9:45

Andover Central MS

9:30-10:15

Wichita Heights
HS #1

9:30-10:15

Trinity Catholic HS
(Hutchinson)

9:45-10:30

Prairie Hills MS (Buhler)

10:15-11:00

Great Bend HS

10:15-11:00

Andover Central JV

10:30-11:15

Goddard MS

11:00-11:45

Hutchinson HS

11:00-12:15

Smoky Valley HS (Lindsborg)

11:15-12:00

Matt Wilson clinic on the music business

11:45 – 12:30 Friends University Performance Groups in Sebits Auditorium

12:30-1:15

McPherson HS

12:30-1:15

Matt Wilson Drum clinic

12:30-1:15

Andover MS

1:15-2:00

Goddard HS

1:15-2:00

Andover HS

1:15-2:00

McPherson MS

2:00-2:45

Cowley College

2:00-2:45

Wichita East HS

2:00-2:45

Andover Central HS

2:45-3:30

Open rehearsal with Friends University Jazz Ensemble I and Jennifer Barnes

 

 

 

 

Saturday
February 18, 2012

Time

Sebits Auditorium

E-3

10:30-11:15

RAZZ Combo

Wichita West HS

11:15-12:00

Nickerson HS

Nickerson HS

11:30-12:15

Jazz Vocal Masterclass with Jennifer Barnes
Room C-6

12:15-1:00

Concert by Friends University Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Vocal Ensemble
Sebits Auditorium

1:00-1:45

Friends University Jazz Vocal Ensemble

Wichita Trinity Academy Comb

1:45-2:30

Cowley College Jazz Vocal Ensemble

Wichita Trinity Academy Band

2:30-3:15

Kansas City CC Jazz Vocal Ens. #1

Lawrence Free State HS

3:15-4:00

Kansas City CC Jazz Vocal Ens. #2

Dodge City HS

4:00-4:45

Hutchinson College Jazz Vocal Ensemble

Friends University Soulstice

19th Annual Friends University Jazz Festival Headliner Concert featuring:
The Matt Wilson Quartet
Jennifer Barnes
The Friends University Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Vocal Ensemble
7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium

For more information
Contact: 
Fine Arts Office
Phone: 
316-295-5677
E-mail: 
finearts@friends.edu