SWOSU Jazz Ensemble to Perform October 3


Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Jazz Ensemble “A” will perform in concert on Wednesday, October 3, on the Weatherford campus.

The concert is at 7 p.m. in Room 102 of the Fine Arts Center on the SWOSU campus. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend.

Jazz “A” Ensemble, directed by Dr. Keith Talley,  will perform a variety of music including, Blues in Hoss Flat by Count Basie and Frank Foster; Call Me Irresponsible by Sammy Cahn and James van Heusen; Engine No. 9  by Les Hooper; How High the Moon by Morgan Lewis and Nancy Hamilton; I Remember Clifford by Benny Golson; Moanin’ by Bobby Timmons; Splanky by Neal Hefti, and Who’s Sorry Now by Ted Snyder.

Members of Jazz Ensemble “A” are: saxophones: Adriel Reynolds, Lawton; Barrett Hamm, Okmulgee; Michael DePew, Mustang; Josh Dodson, Perryton, TX; and Misty Schumann, Midwest City.  Trumpets:  Keith Medders, Grove; Travis Henson, Yukon; Ann Gammenthaler, Broken Arrow; and Steven Conner, Alva.  Trombones: Nathan Rapson, Del City; Sean Wright, Moore; Christopher Hall, Enid; and Braden Boily, Enid.  Rhythm Section:  Garrett Rodriguez, Stinnett, TX (guitar); Mark Smithey, Alva (bass); Stephen Myers, Yukon (drums); Erich Spaeth, Harrah (percussion); and Ja’Nell Huff, Enid (piano).