Pitt Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert


November 17, 2016 - 8:00pm

The Pitt Jazz Ensemble presents music celebrating the centennial anniversary of famed arranger and Pittsburgh native Billy May. The program will feature Pitt student performer Kelsey Hillock singing some of May's arrangements for Ella Fitzgerald. The performance will also include music of Charles Mingus, Harold Mabern, Gordon Goodwin, Joe Zawinul, Sammy Nestico and others. Assistant director Yoko Suzuki (alto sax) will be featured on the Weather Report song "A Remark You Made." Join us for this celebration of Pittsburgh jazz history!