Throughout the school year, enjoy free live performances by noted local and regional jazz artists from 8-10 p.m. most Thursday nights at Holmes Lounge, Ridgley Hall, on the Danforth (main) campus.
Jazz at Holmes is sponsored by College of Arts & Sciences, Student Union, Congress of the South 40, Department of Music, University College and Summer School, Campus Life, Danforth University Center & Event Management, Community Service Office, Office of Student Involvement & Leadership, Greek Life Office, Office of Residential Life.
JAZZ AT HOLMES Schedule
September 11: Tracer
electric modern by St. Louis' fusion pioneers
September 18: Guitarist Vince Varvel & his band
September 25: Gaslight Square & the St. Louis Scene 1950's-60's
Dave Venn, Freddie Washington & Bob Ceccarini
7:30 p.m. panel discussion with musicians who played at Gaslight Square
October 2: Guitarist Brian Vaccaro & his trio
October 9: Summer of Freedom '64
John Coltrane's "A Love Supreme" 50th anniversary, co-sponsored by WU Libraries. Commentary by ethnomusicologist Patrick Burke, PhD, Assoc. Professor, WU Dept. of Music. Freddie Washington will also perform at 8 p.m.
October 23: The Music of Charles Mingus
bassist Bob Deboo & his band
October 30: Saxophonist Adam Schefkind & his band
November 6: Mike Buerck Orchestra
swing-era big band music of the 1930's & 40's
November 20: Saxophonist Jeff Anderson & His Quartet
straight-ahead modern jazz
December 4: Student of the Jazz Combo Performance Program
For more information about Jazz at Holmes, please contact: