3:35 p.m., March 14, 2011----Noted jazz saxophonist Steven Wilson will be the guest artist when the University of Delaware Jazz Ensembles I and II perform at 8 p.m., Thursday, March 17, at the Loudis Recital Hall of the Amy E. du Pont Music Building.
Wilson is a member of three jazz ensembles, including Wilsonian's Grain, the Lewis Nash/Steve Wilson Duo, and the Joe Zawinul Project.
He currently has eight recordings of his own and has also been documented on over 100 recordings with famous jazz musicians such as Chick Corea, Dave Holland, Dianne Reeves, Christian McBride, Maria Schneider and Mulgrew Miller.
The UD jazz ensembles will be directed by Tom Palmer.
The price of admission is $12 for adults, $8 for seniors and $3 for students. Tickets will be available at the door.
Article by Greta Gibboney