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Toledo gets jazzy

Toledo gets jazzy

Mariah Williams, Staff Reporter
February 21, 2017
Filed under Community

Each year, more than 200 music lovers in the Toledo community gather for a jazz-style piano concert. The University of Toledo Department of Music Jazz Studies Program hosted their 26th annual Art Tatum Memorial Jazz Scholarship Concert Feb. 20 from 7 – 8 p.m. in UT’s Center for Performing Arts...

All jazzed up

All jazzed up

Emily Schnipke, Staff Reporter
September 15, 2015
Filed under Community

The smooth, soulful tunes of jazz will float through the air in a new festival showcase. The Great Lakes Arts & Jazz Festival will be opening for the first time this year on Saturday, Sept. 19 at the National Museum of the Great Lakes. Organized by several community members and sponsored by Toledo...

Estar Cohen Project; The jazz-inspired music group will host a concert on Dec. 5 at the Toledo Museum of Art

Estar Cohen Project; The jazz-inspired music group will host a concert on Dec. 5 at the Toledo Museum of Art

Catherine McGowan, Staff Reporter
December 2, 2014
Filed under Community

Modern jazz-inspired music group, Estar Cohen Project, will host a concert to promote the release of the group’s debut album, “Waiting for Dawn.” Estar Cohen, a fourth-year vocal major at the University of Toledo, said the main focus of the Estar Cohen project is live, improvised music with empathetic...

Students jazz up guitars Nov. 18

Students jazz up guitars Nov. 18

Anna Glore, Staff Reporter
November 11, 2014
Filed under News

Using only guitars, performing arts students will hold GuitArkestra, a jazz ensemble at The University of Toledo’s Center for Performing Arts Recital Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 18. “It’s a jazz concert, and the group is sort of like a big band of guitars,” said Norman Damschroder, director of GuitArkestra. The...

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