USC Upstate Presents Jazz Night, Wednesday, March 22, 2017

March 20, 2017 at 4:52 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate proudly presents Jazz Night at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017 in the Studio Theatre located inside the Humanities and Performing Arts Center.

The USC Upstate Jazz Combos will be performing classic jazz standards from the “Great American Songbook.” The groups will also showcase exciting Latin and contemporary jazz repertoire. The groups are under the direction of Shannon Hoover and Adam Knight.

The USC Upstate Guitar Ensemble will join the show, performing the song, “Alice in Wonderland,” arranged by adjunct music faculty member and guitar instructor, Adam Knight.

The show is open to the public. The concert is free for USC Upstate students, faculty and staff with ID and $5 for the general public. Tickets are available at the box office, cash or check only.

About the USC Upstate Commercial Music Program

The commercial music program includes courses in commercial music, jazz studies, music theory, music history, piano/keyboard, choir, guitar performance, composition, music entrepreneurship, singing performance, music technology and applied lessons. The ever-expanding commercial music program places an emphasis on contemporary topics that include music business, history of rock music, career preparation, and songwriting. Whether you are looking for a performance group as an elective or preparing for a career in the music industry, the USC Upstate commercial music program provides a wide range of opportunities to meet your goals.

For more information about the USC Upstate Commercial Music program, contact Dr. Nolan Stolz at nstolz@uscupstate.edu.