The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College

present the 9th annual edition of

THE BIG BROADCAST !


Sunday, March 9, 2014
With performances at 2PM and 7 PM
Chapin Auditorium
Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA 01075

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College's 9th annual presentation
of a live 1940's radio broadcast created by Mark Gionfriddo (onstage
as "Matt Morgan") with WWLP-22News meteorologist Brian Lapis as emcee
"Fred Kelley". Under Gionfriddo's direction, the Mount Holyoke Big
Band, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz Ensembles perform well-known tunes
from the swing era, including music by Bing Crosby, the Andrews Sisters
Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, and Benny Goodman, among others.

Sponsors: Mount Holyoke College, Loomis Communities,
The Republican/Mass Live , New England Public Radio , WWLP-TV22!

Tickets are general admission. $20.00 premium front and center
seating. $15.00 regular seating. $10.00 seniors and students. Tickets
are available at the UMASS Fine Arts Center Box-Office in Amherst, at
the Odyssey Bookshop, Village Commons, South Hadley, and at the door
(subject to availability). For phone orders: 413-545-2511 or
1-800-999-UMASS. For online orders: Click Here

 

 

 

 


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