Swing into spring with EA’s Community Jazz Band and A Warm Night of Cool Music

The vibrant rhythms of jazz will be filling the air at Eastern Arizona College as the Community Jazz Band, under the esteemed direction of Dr. Gary Sorensen, dean of students, invites the public to an exhilarating evening of music. This free concert, featuring a range of jazz styles, is a perfect outing for enthusiasts and newcomers alike.

The concert will feature a double quartet by the GVC Jazz group directed by local talent, Jenny Keith.

Dr. Sorensen, a celebrated figure within both the administration and the music community at EA, will be leading a talented ensemble through an impressive lineup of jazz standards and modern arrangements. His passion for jazz and his dynamic leadership are expected to make this an exceptional event.

This musical treat is scheduled to take place on Monday, May 6, 2024, at 7 p.m. in the Activities Center – Lee Little Theater. The college is eager to share this cultural gem with the community, bringing together fans of all ages.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis. While the concert is free of charge, early arrival is recommended to ensure a good seat.

Eastern Arizona College is proud to support the arts and provide opportunities for cultural enrichment within the community. This concert is a celebration of the collaborative spirit and musical talent that thrives in our area.

Join us for a night of cool jazz, warm company, and the vibrant community spirit that defines Eastern Arizona College.

For more information about the Community Jazz Band concert or to join the band, please contact Sorensen via email at gary.sorensen@eac.edu.