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Jazz Ensembles Concert: Jazz and the Ideal of Democracy

  • Presented By: CSU, School of Music, Theatre, and Dance
  • Dates: February 29, 2024
  • Location: Colorado State University School of the Arts
  • 1400 Remington Street, University Center for the Arts
  • Fort Collins, CO 80524
  • Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: No Charge/ CSU Students, $4/youth (under 18), $12/senior (62+), $14/adult
    • Jazz and the Ideal of Democracy
      With topic introduction by Wil Swindler, Director of Jazz Bands
      Thursday, February 29, 7:30 p.m., Griffin Concert Hall

      Jazz Ensembles I and II, under the direction of Wil Swindler and Shilo Stroman, present an evening of music exploring the inexorable link between the American ideal of Democracy and Jazz, the great American art form. This concert explores themes of individual expression, contributions from all members of the group, and jazz music related to civic engagement and Civil Rights in America.