Welcome to the East Carolina University School of Music Friends of Jazz!
In Memoriam: Clyde T. Mallison, Jr. ("Tom the Jazzman"), 1940-2015
President, ECU School of Music Friends of Jazz, 2008-2015; Past President, 2015
Our purpose is to improve awareness and financial support for the School of Music Jazz Studies Program. We invite you to join us. Please click on our Membership form!
Jazz Studies program
(Faculty, Upcoming Jazz Events, Jazz Ensembles, Jazz Degree, Audition Information, Guest Artists)
Listen to the ECU Jazz Ensemble "A"!
Featured event for 2015 was Jazz Appreciation Week, April 22 and 24,
featuring Jon Metzger and Charlie Young, with the ECU Jazz Ensemble "A" on April 24.
Other jazz events at East Carolina University:
February 26, Jazz Scholarship Benefit: Click here for photos from the Benefit.
November 3, Jazz Chamber Music Concert, Fletcher Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
November 8, Battle of the Big Bands, with the Emerald City Big Band and the Starlight Dance Band, from Goldsboro, Fletcher Recital Hall, 3:00 p.m. Admission: $15.00 general public and ECU students with ID; High School and younger, free. Tickets will be available from the ECU Central Ticket Office: 252-328-4788. Proceeds will go toward the ECU Friends of Jazz Scholarship fund.
December 2, Combined Jazz Concert, Wright Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
February 5, Combined Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble Concert, Wright Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
February 25, Jazz Scholarship Benefit, featuring Guest Artist Jiggs Whigham, with the ECU Jazz Faculty. More details forthcoming.
Recitals by Jazz Studies majors and other students in jazz combos are listed in the School of Music events calendar at http://www.events.ecu.edu/music . To verify School of Music events, please call 252-328-6851.
Webmaster: Michael G. Cotter