MSU Jazz Orchestra with Tim Warfield

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Spring Lake Bands are proud to present the MSU Jazz Orchestra 1 featuring Saxophonist Tim Warfield, in concert with the Spring Lake MS and HS Jazz Bands.

Please join us for a great night of music on March 3.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and students.  Tickets will be available at the door.  If you’d like to reserve tickets ahead of time, please e-mail jazznight@springlakebands.org

MSU Federal Credit Union Jazz Artist in Residence

warfield_crTim Warfield, Jr. began studying the saxophone at age 9 and placed third at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition in 1991. He has appeared on television and stage, including the Today Show and Ted Turner’s Trumpet Awards, and with such notables as Donald Byrd, Michelle Rosewoman, Marcus Miller, Marlon Jordan, James Williams, Christian McBride, Winard Harper, Dizzy Gillespie, Johnny Coles, Leslie Burrs, Isaac Hayes, Peter Nero, Shirley Scott, Jimmy Smith, and Kenny Barron. Warfield, Jr. has played on several Grammy-nominated recordings. His latest release, “Spherical: Dedicated to Thelonious Sphere Monk,” came out in March 2015 on the Criss Cross label. A native of York, Pennsylvania, Warfield, Jr. serves as artist-in-residence at Messiah College, and as adjunct music faculty member at Temple University in Philadelphia. He recently joined the Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia under the direction of Terell Stafford.

 

Author: Mark Grevengoed

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