Tarleton Jazz Ensembles gear up for semester’s last concert

Tarleton Jazz in Concert

Tarleton Jazz in Concert

Friday, April 27, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Music from some of the genre’s most recognizable composers is on the play list as the Tarleton State University Jazz Ensembles present their final concert of the semester at 7:30 p.m. April 30 in the Clyde H. Wells Center Auditorium.

The event, titled “The Gift Awaits,” features pieces by Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis and Quincy Jones played by Jazz Ensemble II, while Jazz Ensemble I will play tunes by Chuck Owen, Thad Jones, Tom Kubis, and Bill Holman.

Admission is free for Tarleton students, faculty and staff; general admission is $5.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven educational experience, marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. Offering degree programs in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian and online to more than 13,000 students, Tarleton engages with communities through real-world learning experiences to address societal needs while maintaining its core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service.


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A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.