Day: September 20, 2022

Fall 2022 Jazz Ensembles

UCO Jazz Ensembles

7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 2022

UCO Jazz Lab Special Guest:
Edmond Santa Fe High School Jazz Ensemble
Tony Romano, director

UCO Jazz Ensemble IV
Zac Lee, director

UCO Jazz Ensemble I
Brian Gorrell, director


7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022

UCO Jazz Lab Special Guest:
Edmond Memorial High School Jazz Ensemble
Jeff Jahnke, director

UCO Jazz Ensemble III
Ryan Sharp, director

UCO Jazz Ensemble II
Jeff Kidwell, director


MONDAY PROGRAM

Special Guest: Edmond Santa Fe High School
Tony Romano, director

Jazz Ensemble IV
Zac Lee, director

April in Paris—Vernon Duke, Yip Harburg
arr. Wild Bill Davis

Stompin’ at the Savoy—Edgar Sampson
arr. Bill Holman

I Left My Heart in San Fransisco—George Cory, Douglass Cross
arr. Quincy Jones

Moanin’—Bobby Timmons
arr. Quincy Jones

Jazz Ensemble I
Brian Gorrell, director

All of Me—Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks
arr. Thad Jones

Waltz for Debby—Bill Evans
arr. Don Sebesky

‘Round Midnight—Cootie Williams, Thelonious Monk
arr. Slide Hampton

Are You Going With Me?—Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays
arr. Bob Curnow

After You’ve Gone—Creamer, Layton
arr. Bill Holman

The Jody Grind—Horace Silver
arr. John Clayton


TUESDAY PROGRAM

Special Guest: Edmond Memorial High School
Jeff Jahnke, director

Jazz Ensemble III
Ryan Sharp, director

On the Street Where You Live—Frederick Loewe
arr. Bob Eberhart

Over the Rainbow—Harold Arlen
arr. Vince Norman

Teddy the Toad—Neal Hefti

Machito Forever—Tito

Jazz Ensemble II
Jeff Kidwell, director

Hot House—Tadd Dameron
arr. Vince Norman

Hay Burner—Sammy Nestico

Latin Dance—Bob Mintzer

Love for Sale—Porter
arr. Pete Myers


ENSEMBLE MEMBERS

JAZZ ENSEMBLE I
Alto Saxophone 1 – Sam Vaughn
Alto Saxophone 2 – Eric Neel
Tenor Saxophone 1 – Nicholas Cockerill
Tenor Saxophone 2 – Jeffrey Stevenson
Bari Saxophone – Matthew Stevenson
Trombone 1 – Naomi Wharry
Trombone 2 – Tyler Gitthens
Trombone 3 – Austin Oden
Bass Trombone – Ben Curtis
Trumpet 1 – Jack Cheatham
Trumpet 2 – Cameron Hadley
Trumpet 3 – Caleb Rollins
Trumpet 4 – Brock Lewis
Trumpet 5 – Cameron Cox
Piano – Tahlon Brahic
Guitar – Eric Wall
Bass – Nelson Gonzalez
Drums – Kyle Broadbooks

JAZZ ENSEMBLE II
Alto Saxophone 1 – Micah Adkins
Alto saxophone 2 – Jon Torres
Tenor Saxophone 1 – Jacob Marrow
Tenor Saxophone 2 – Ryan Holcomb
Bari Saxophone – Jacob VanMieghem
Trombone 1 – Collin Garrett
Trombone 2 – Daniel Howard
Trombone 3 – Hongyi Zhu
Bass Trombone – Mateo Rivera
Trumpet 1 – Ty Clifton
Trumpet 2 – Miranda Highby
Trumpet 3 – Kelton Lott
Trumpet 4 – Ryan Baber
Piano – 1 Matt Cheney
Piano 2 – Junrong Jiang
Guitar 1 – Braeden Jermain
Guitar 2 – Titus Ott
Bass – Aimee McRorie
Drums – Jonathan Haywood

JAZZ ENSEMBLE III
Alto Saxophone 1 – Haotian Sun
Alto Saxophone 2 – Richelle Zampella
Tenor Saxophone 1 – Brandon Stewart
Tenor Saxophone 2 – Bryanna Louch
Bari Saxophone – Kyle DeLozier
Trombone 1- Taelor Martin
Trombone 2 – Kayla Risner
Trombone 3 – Jessica Blomgren
Bass Trombone – Matt Card
Drums/Perc 1 – Cole Holleyman
Drums/Perc 2 – Cole Woodard
Trumpet 1 – Garrett Cox (Split Lead)
Trumpet 1 – Trevor Chandler (Split Lead)
Trumpet 3 – Nathan Bowen
Trumpet 4 – Clint Carr
Trumpet 5 – Tyson Lords
Piano 1 – Marcus Upshaw
Piano 2 – Yingshi Bu
Guitar 1 – Bishop Ward
Guitar 2 – Noble Harrison
Bass – Alex Chapman
Bass Observer – Jayce Christenson

JAZZ ENSEMBLE IV
Alto Saxophone 1 – Trey Pomeroy
Alto Saxophone 2 – Teddy Eastman
Alto Saxophone 3 – Ellie Lantange
Tenor Saxophone 1 – Jeron Fishburn
Tenor Saxophone 2 – Will McGinn
Bari Saxophone – Eli Hellstern
Trumpet 1 – Brett Lafal
Trumpet 2 – Kirk Guillory
Trumpet 3 – Edgar Jimenez
Trumpet 4 – Derreck Franklin
Trombone 1 – David Ballard
Trombone 2 – Garrett Carter
Piano 1 – Carlos Labrador
Piano 2 – Caden Lovelace
Guitar – Wyatt Manley
Guitar Observer – Perry Patterson
Bass – Cullen Smith
Bass Observer – Lance Hamm
Drums – Carl Corbitt
Vibes – Treven Cowherd
Student Teaching Assistant – Mason Longey


UCO Edmond Jazz Fest

7PM Wednesday, Sept. 28—Adam Larsen Quartet$15 Tickets Online

7PM Thursday, Sept. 29—Brian Gorrell and Jazz Company Jam Session—FREE Admission

7:30PM Friday, Sept. 30—Evening with Jazz Ensemble I: Celebrating 20 years at the UCO Jazz Lab—$40 Tickets Online

8:30PM Saturday, Oct. 1—Headliner: Jeffery Smith$45 VIP – $35 General Admission Available Online


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