University of Dayton Jazz Ensemble
Thursday, January 26th, 2023 - 7:30pm
Doors 6pm, $5, all ages
The Dayton Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Willie L. Morris III, is the premier jazz big band at the University of Dayton. The band performs a variety of music ranging from classic big band literature to contemporary jazz styles. The band has traveled extensively to many different jazz conferences and festivals, including recent performances at the 2019 Jazz Education Network Conference in Reno, NV and the 2019 Ohio Music Educators Association Conference in Cleveland. Over the past decade the band has been featured with many notable local, national and international jazz artists.