Jazz Days at Brenau, April 4 and 9

Jazz Days at Brenau posterThe Music Department will host “Jazz Days at Brenau” Thursday, April 4, and Tuesday, April 9. Enjoy the swinging sounds of jazz at these special events!

“Beauty and the Beat: Jazz Engagements with J.S. Bach” will be presented at 1 p.m., April 4, in Thurmond McRae Lecture Hall by music professor Tamika Sterrs-Howard. This presentation will be followed by the “Second Annual Jazz Café Concert” at 2 p.m.  in the Tea Room. Sterrs-Howard and friends will perform while you enjoy a hot latte with some cool jazz, featuring some of the best musicians around. Free and open to the public. 

At 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 9, the Spectrum Winds will perform their Il Portale Musicale Honors concert, Bach Meets Jazz: Bach, Bebop, and the In-between, in Pearce Auditorium. The beat and swing of jazz lights up the student recital and Spectrum Winds ensemble like never before! Sterrs-Howard will direct. Free and open to the public. 

For more information on these events, call 770-538-4764 or email ude.uanerb@drawoh-srretst.