The music by WSU students addresses a diverse range of social concerns and will be performed live on the School of Music’s YouTube channel.
The WSU School of Music event starts at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday and features videos of the award-winning WSU Jazz Big Band, combos, Big Band II, Faculty Big Band and faculty ensemble Jazz Northwest.
Despite the difficult circumstances of recording remotely, WSU Regents Professor Greg Yasinitsky’s album, “YAZZ Band: New Normal,” has been making a steady rise on the JAZZWEEK 300 chart.
Associate Music Professor Dan Pham is known for musical selections that embrace not only classical titles but also those by contemporary composers and musicians who were marginalized or undiscovered during their lifetimes.
A combination of innovative technology and careful use of practice and performance spaces will enable Washington State University musicians to play together virtually this fall.
The WSU Jazz Big Band isn’t letting the global pandemic get in the way of delivering excellent big band entertainment.
Timothy Schrader, a WSU freshman majoring in tuba performance and music education, recently placed second in the 2020 Music Teachers National Association Senior Brass Division Competition on April 13.
To accommodate social distancing, the roundtable gathered via video conference, with the performers joining from living rooms and bedrooms in their homes scattered across the Pacific Northwest.
Jazz, opera, orchestra and choir—like a four‑course feast for the ears, the musical showcase by WSU students and faculty on March 3 at the Fox Theatre in Spokane will serve up an array of aural treats.
Jazz Northwest, the Washington State University faculty ensemble, will present the concert “Collective Excellence” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11 in Kimbrough Concert Hall, as part of the WSU Faculty Artist Series.