44th Annual Jazz Seminar Lineup Announced

An exciting lineup is in place for the 44th annual University of Pittsburgh Jazz Seminar and Concert, the longest-running event of its kind in the United States. Pitt Jazz Week—which comprises free on-campus seminars, community venue performances, and the Nov. 1 concert at Carnegie Music Hall—will run from Oct. 27 to Nov. 1, 2014.

Internationally renowned pianist, composer, and Pitt Jazz Studies Program director Geri Allen has recruited a star-studded lineup of artists, including trombonist Clifton Anderson, drummer Terri Lyne Carrington, alto saxophonist Tia Fuller, tenor saxophonist Joe Lovano, bassist Esperanza Spalding, and Afro Blue, Howard University's premier vocal a cappella jazz ensemble.

You can find out more about the 44th Annual Jazz Seminar and Concert at


and tickets can be purchased in the William Pitt Union Box Office or online.