SWOSU 49th Annual Jazz Festival Coming February 7-8

SWOSU 49th Annual Jazz Festival Coming February 7-8

Trumpeter Sean Jones and the Josh Hanlon Trio will be featured at the 49th annual SWOSU Jazz Festival on February 7-8 in Weatherford.

The artists will be featured in a Thursday evening 7 p.m. concert in the Berrong Music Hall and then will highlight a full day of activities on Friday with 1 and 8 p.m. concerts in the Fine Arts Center. The SWOSU Jazz Ensemble A will be in performance with the artists.

SWOSU will also host its annual Big Band Competition starting on Friday at 8 a.m. Schools from across the state will perform and be judged by an expert adjudicator panel. Schools include:

  • Sayre High School
  • Verdigris High School
  • Clinton High School
  • Kerr Middle School
  • Cordell High School
  • Del Crest Middle School
  • Verdigris High School
  • Duncan High School
  • Del City High Combo
  • Del City High 2 o’clock
  • Enid High School
  • Del City High 1 o’clock
  • Midwest City High School
  • Lone Grove High School
  • Edmond Santa Fe
  • US Grant High School
  • Yukon High School

For ticket information, visit www.swosujazz.com or call the SWOSU Music Department at 580.774.3708.