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Texas A&M-Kingsville to host Jazz Festival for Texas schools

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KINGSVILLE — The Texas A&M University-Kingsville Jazz Festival will return this year with 28 high and middle school jazz bands from across Texas. 

 

The festival is a two-day event held on Friday and Saturday, March 25 and 26, in the Jones Auditorium. The festival includes competitions, concerts and a jazz clinic featuring world-renowned jazz saxophonist Bob Reynolds.

 

Reynolds will perform with TAMUK Jazz Combo I and TAMUK Jazz Band I at the 54th Annual TAMUK Jazz Festival.  Tickets for the Saturday Evening Concert are $7 per person and are available by calling the School of Music Office at 361-593-2803.

 

 

 

 

Texas A&M-Kingsville Jazz Festival Schedule

 

 

 

Friday, March 25

 

High School/Middle School Jazz Band and Combo Competition

 

Jones Auditorium:  3:30 – 6 p.m.

 

Free Admission

 

 

 

 

Friday Evening Concert:  7 p.m.

 

Featuring:  Jazz Combo II, Jazz Band III, Jazz Combo I with Bob Reynolds

 

Jones Auditorium

 

Free Admission

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, March 26

 

High School/Middle School Jazz Band Competition

 

Jones Auditorium:  8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Free Admission

 

 

 

Jazz Clinic:  12 – 1 p.m.

 

Featuring Bob Reynolds

 

New Music Building Concert Band Hall

 

Free Admission

 

 

 

 

Saturday Evening Concert:  7 p.m.

 

Featuring:  Jazz Band II, Awards Presentation, Jazz Band I with Bob Reynolds

 

Jones Auditorium

 

Admission:  $7 per person; $5 student

 

 

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