NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – In conjunction with the annual Music Week camp for high school students, Bethel College presents an evening of jazz with professional musicians.
Monday, June 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium of the Fine Arts Center, James Pisano, Bethel assistant professor of music, and Timothy Shade, Bethel instructor of instrumental music, will be playing saxophone and trombone, respectively, and hosting Bob McCurdy (adjunct instructor of trumpet) on trumpet, Jerry Hahn on guitar, Ben Markley on B-3 organ and Ed Breazeale on drums.
The group will play jazz standards and original compositions. The concert is free and the public is welcome.
Bethel College is a four-year liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Bethel is known for its academic excellence and was the only Kansas private college to be ranked in Forbes.com’s listing of “America’s Best Colleges” for 2009 and one of only two Kansas colleges profiled in Colleges of Distinction