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Purchase Jazz Orchestra

Apr 15 | Mon |
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The Purchase College Conservatory of Music will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its acclaimed Jazz Studies program by presenting special concerts in some of New York City’s most legendary venues featuring students from the highly competitive program.

The Purchase Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece big band that performs jazz from every era. From staples like Ellington and Basie, to more modern works by today’s leading composers and arrangers such as McNeely, Clayton, and more, the PJO swings! Grammy Award-Winning jazz bassist Todd Coolman, and legendary trumpeter Jon Faddis direct the group.

The April 15 performances (8 and 18:30 p.m.) at Blue Note Jazz Club will feature special guest clarinetist/saxophonist Ken Peplowski. Todd Coolman & Jon Faddis are the artistic directors.

Venue: The Blue Note

131 W. 3rd St. Map