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University of Portland Jazz Band and Combos to perform concert on Sunday, Nov. 24
The Jazz Band will play music from the libraries of Duke Ellington, Gene Krupa, Patty Darling and noted Hollywood composer Patrick Williams. Two jazz ensembles will bring a program of jazz standards and original tunes.
Featured with each group will be guitarist Dan Balmer. Balmer will perform some of his own music and will play an arrangement with the Jazz Band of "Every Summer Night," a Pat Metheny composition.
For more information, contact the performing and fine arts department at 503-943-7228 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to http://college.up.edu/pfa/
The University of Portland is Oregon's Catholic university and has been closely affiliated for more than a century with the Congregation of Holy Cross in South Bend, Indiana. U.S. News & World Report ranks the institution as one of the top ten regional universities in the American West. It is the only school in Oregon to offer a College of Arts & Sciences, a graduate school, and nationally accredited programs in the schools of business, education, engineering, and nursing.U.P. News Bureau 5000 N Willamette Blvd Portland, OR 97203 503-943-7202