U of T presents: U of T Jazz Orchestra

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Thursday, March 23, 2017
7:30 pm
Starting at $20.00

About This Event

UTJO, 11 O’Clock Orchestra and John LaBarbera, John and Claudine Bailey Distinguished Visitor in Jazz

Gordon Foote - director
Noam Lemish - director
John Labarbera - conductor

John LaBarbera has played and written for many renowned big bands and is one of the most respected composers/arrangers in jazz. His works have been recorded and performed by Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Mel Tormé, Chaka Khan and more. LaBarbera’s big band album On the Wild Side was nominated for a Grammy, and the Glenn Miller Orchestra Christmas recordings he produced/arranged received Gold and Platinum records. LaBarbera is a Professor Emeritus of Music at the University of Louisville School of Music’s Jazz Studies Department.

$20, $10 student

Walter Hall
Edward Johnson Building
80 Queen's Park
Toronto, Ontario