November 26, 2018
College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble to perform in Jones Auditorium Thursday, Dec. 6
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble will present a concert on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jones Auditorium on campus. The concert is free and open to the public.
The College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble is a high energy group comprised of both non-music and music majors performing a wide variety of jazz styles, including swing, funk, rockabilly, and shuffle.
“Come and join the College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble for a great evening of live jazz,” said Dr. Kevin Powers, assistant professor of music and director of bands. “The concert will feature talented members of our music faculty, along with gifted student jazz performers.”
“Our Man Bill,” by Doug Beach
“White Heat,” by Jeff Jarvis
“Rhapsody in Blue,” by George Gershwin, arranged by Gordon Goodwin
“Silver Bells,” by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans, arranged by George Stone
“Magic Flea,” by Sammy Nestico
“Vine Street Rumble,” by Benny Carter
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2019 and No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck by Washington Monthly. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.
The Keeter Center — the College’s award winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2018. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest workstation on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.
11.26.18 – Andrew Ferkel