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Photos: Jazz Fest 48

Jazz Fest 48

UW-Green Bay hosted its 48th annual Jazz Fest, a celebration of all things jazz, on Saturday (Jan. 27, 2018). One of the oldest of its kind in Wisconsin, Jazz Fest 48 encompassed a full day of student performances, clinics and master classes. The festival culminated in student performances followed by the professional Green Bay Jazz Orchestra […]

Fox 11 covers Janet Planet’s return to the Weidner

Jazz singer Janet Planet is headlining UW-Green Bay’s Jazz Fest 48 this weekend. The 48th edition of the festival begins Saturday with student performances, clinics and master classes. At 6 p.m., students will take to the Weidner Center stage for performances. At 7 p.m., the professional Green Bay Jazz Orchestra, along with vocalist Janet Planet, […]

Phoenix Friday is back in full force with a Chartwells discount

Phoenix Friday is back, and so are the savings. On Jan. 26, all drinkware is 25% off at The Phoenix Bookstore. Chartwells is getting on board this semester with 15% off total purchases at both The Garden Cafe and Rosewood Cafe locations IF you show your Phoenix Pride by wearing your Phoenix apparel. Need something […]

Janet Planet Returns to Weidner Center at Jazz Fest 48 with the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay presents Jazz Fest 48 starring Janet Planet on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Now in its 48th year, Jazz Fest is a celebration of all things jazz. One of the oldest of its kind in Wisconsin, Jazz Fest 48 encompasses a full day of student performances, clinics and […]

Photo gallery: Jazz Fest 47

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UW-Green Bay Music program held its 47th annual  Jazz Fest on Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Each year this jazz festival draws middle- and high-school students from across the region for a day of ensemble performances and clinic and master clinic sessions. The event […]

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: Jazz Fest 47 evolutionary

Concise, hot, warm, knowing, flowing, fun, energized, crisp, interesting and mindful — just a few of the words Warren Gerds used to describe Saturday’s Jazz Fest 47 in his WFRV review. He praised all participants for their performance of the broad palette that UW-Green Bay John Salerno’s music offers. Read his full review.

UW-Green Bay’s Jazz Fest 47 features The Ryan Frane Trio and Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s music tradition Jazz Fest will take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. It is the 47th annual jazz musical festival at the University. The event will feature The Ryan Frane Trio and the […]