Oberlin College and Conservatory

Jazz Studies Events

April 16 - 22, 2019

Tuesday, April 16

Panel Discussion: Producing Jazz: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we commemorate the anniversary of Jazz Studies through...

Oberlin Jazz Faculty in Concert

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we...

Wednesday, April 17

Panel Discussion: Amazing Jazz Stories

MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we commemorate the anniversary of Jazz Studies through...

Artist Recital Series: The Spring Quartet

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! The Spring Quartet is an all-star ensemble that spans three generations and a universe of styles. These artists lay claim to...

Thursday, April 18

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. -- Program: The Colin Cahill Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Colin Cahill, sax Jackson Wu, guitar Gavin...

Fourth Annual Toni Morrison Society Lecture at Oberlin

‘‘Writing Like a Jazz Musician: Form and Meaning in Toni Morrison's Jazz’’ is topic of the fourth annual Toni Morrison Society Lecture. Guest speaker will be...

Friday, April 19

Senior Recital: Jacob Swedlow, jazz percussion

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jacob Swedlow, jazz percussion. -- Program: Andrew Hill: Pumpkin Henry Fernandez, tenor sax ...

Saturday, April 20

Senior Recital: Michael Spearman, trombone

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Michael Spearman, jazz trombone.

Junior Recital: Hugh Kline, jazz percussion and Griffin Woodard, jazz composition

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Hugh Kline, jazz percussion, and Griffin Woodard, jazz composition. -- Program: Wendell Logan:...

Sunday, April 21

Junior Recital: Roberto Acosta Jr, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Roberto Acosta Jr, jazz piano. -- Program: Roberto...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. -- Program: The Matthew Frerck Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Henry Fernandez, sax Matthew Frerck,...

April 16 - 22, 2019