17th annual Jazz Fest
Master guitarists Jim Hall and Julian Lage and legendary saxophonist George Garzone were among the featured performers during Western’s 17th annual Jazz Fest from April 26 through 28, 2012.
Lage appeared as guest artist with the Jim Hall Quartet in a concert on April 28 in Ives Concert Hall. The Hall Quartet performed following an opening session that featured several WCSU student jazz groups. Garzone was the featured guest performer for the WCSU Jazz Orchestra concert on April 27, also in Ives Concert Hall.
The Jazz Fest concert series began with a performance by the WCSU jazz faculty on April 26.