Have a jazzy Valentine's Day at the Falcon's Nest
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls RADD Jazz Series presents the Jazz Club Cabaret on Friday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Falcon’s Nest in the University Center. The event, which is free and open to the public, will include refreshments, a cash bar and feature a chocolate fountain. Experience a true “Jazz Club” atmosphere at UWRF’s Jazz Club Cabaret!
The Valentine’s Day jazz concert will feature Los Angeles-based jazz pianist and composer Matt Harris with UWRF Music Department faculty David Milne (saxophones), Eric Graham (bass), and Craig Hara (drums), in a program of original jazz music by Harris.
More information about Harris can be found at www.mattharrismusic.com/.
The RADD Jazz Series is dedicated to the memory of John Radd, professor of music and Jazz Ensemble director at UW-River Falls.
Upcoming RADD Jazz events include:
* Saturday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. UWRF Jazz Ensemble performance onin Abbott Concert Hall in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building. The concert is free and open to the public and will feature performances, compositions, and arrangements by Harris, including the world premiere of a newly commissioned work for the UWRF Jazz Ensemble, entitled "Cataratas del Rio" ("River Falls"). The ensemble is directed by David Milne and Craig Hara.
* Saturday, March 8, 7:30 p.m., Abbott Concert Hall, UWRF Jazz Ensemble Concert.
* Saturday, April 26, 7:30 p.m., Abbott Concert Hall, Universal Language Concert.
For more information on these events or accommodations, call Student Life at 715-425-4444 or visit http://www.uwrf.edu/StudentLife/ActivitiesAndEvents/RaddJazzSeries.cfm.