Tarleton Jazz II Ensemble hosts Eastland Jazz Band for concert


Monday, February 25, 2019

STEPHENVILLE, Texas —An evening of jazz favorites performed by the Tarleton State University Jazz II Ensemble and special guest, the Eastland High School Jazz Band, is set for 7:30 p.m., Saturday March 2, in the auditorium of the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center in Stephenville.

The concert is free and open to the public.

The Jazz II Ensemble’s set list includes pieces by Sammy Nestico, Stan Kenton, Chick Corea and Gordon Goodwin.

Stephen Cox will direct the Eastland High School Jazz band as it performs many of its favorite selections.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven education marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. It offers degree programs to more than 13,000 students at Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online, emphasizing real-world learning experiences that address societal needs while maintaining its core values of tradition, integrity, civility, excellence, leadership 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.