Jazz Night: Romeo and Juliet

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 7:30pm
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The timeless story of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” has received various treatments ranging from British actor John Gieldgud to Italian opera producer Franco Zeffirelli to American film star Leonardo DiCaprio.  Join Jazz ONE, under the direction of Michael Giles, for a night of thrilling music cut from this cloth.  The big band will play works from contemporary composers, which premiered just a few years ago on a project by the University of Northern Colorado jazz program.  A jazz quartet will play themed pieces intermittently, offering an evening of gorgeous works presented at a high level.  Show starts @ 7:30, and admission is $5.