The 53rd Annual Loyola University Jazz Ensemble Festival:
A Celebration of New Orleans Trumpet Masters
With Wendell Brunious, Leroy Jones, and Jamil Sharif
Bring your student musicians to a great educational festival experience in the birthplace of jazz!
This year’s festival will be a celebration of New Orleans Trumpet Masters. We will be featuring Wendell Brunious, Leroy Jones, and Jamil Sharif as guest artists and clinicians for the 2023 Loyola University Jazz Ensemble Festival. The festival is open to big bands and jazz combos from the Elementary through College level, who will perform and receive a clininc from our panel of expert musicians and educators. Various awards, including scholarships to the Loyola University Summer Jazz Camp will also be given.
Included with registration are FREE Master Classes for all instruments on Friday and Saturday at 12:30 p.m., taught by the Loyola Jazz Faculty and a Masterclass by the New Orleans Trumpet Masters.
Friday, March 3:
Loyola Faculty Jazz Concert
4:30 pm Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall
FREE and Open to the Public
Saturday, March 4:
A Celebration of New Orleans Trumpet Kings:
Wendell Brunious, Leroy Jones, and Jamil Sharif with the Loyola Jazz Ensemble
4:30pm Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall
$20 for general admission, free for Loyola students, faculty and staff, free for festival participants
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS:
February 18th, 2023
Participation fee is $325 for big bands, and $200 for combos.
For more information, please contact Gordon Towell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-865-2164.