Author: Alan Retamozo

Visiting Jazz Scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal 3/5/19

The Center for American Music is hosting visiting jazz scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal, author of “The Kind of Man I Am: Jazz masculinity and the World of Charles Mingus Jr.” Dr. Rustin-Paschal will be giving a lecture entitled: “Why Aren’t… Continue Reading Visiting Jazz Scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal 3/5/19

3/7 Jazz Ensemble Concert!

  Join us as the UT Jazz Ensemble, led by Matt Maldonado, presents its first concert of the semester!   Thursday 3/7/19 7:30pm @ Bates Recital Hall Facebook Event Butler School Event Listing

3/5 Johnny Vidacovich Drum Masterclass

UT Jazz is excited to present a masterclass with New Orleans drummer, Johnny Vidacovich. Hosted by the UT Jazz drum studio of Wayne Salzmann II. Mr. Vidacovich has been recognized by OffBeat magazine in its Best of the Beat Awards as… Continue Reading 3/5 Johnny Vidacovich Drum Masterclass

2/21 Masterclass: Vince DiMartino & Marty Erickson of Millennium Brass Quintet

We’re excited to host a masterclass with Vince DiMartino (trumpet) and Marty Erickson (tuba) of Millennium Brass Quintet. 11am, Thursday 2/21 at MRH 6.248 Millenium Brass is also presenting a concert in Jessen Auditorium later Thursday evening (2/21). More info… Continue Reading 2/21 Masterclass: Vince DiMartino & Marty Erickson of Millennium Brass Quintet

Upcoming UT Jazz Events

Mark you calendars for these great, upcoming UT Jazz and central Texas jazz events! And be sure to follow our Facebook page. Friday 2/8 Ulysses Owens, Jr. – Masterclass 12pm at MRH 6.248 (jazz room) He is also performing at… Continue Reading Upcoming UT Jazz Events

Ulysses Owens, Jr. Masterclass

  We had a great masterclass with Ulysses Owens, Jr. last Friday! Also very special thanks to Alicia Olatuja, Theo, Bleckman, and David Rosenthal for attending and sharing their thoughts and advice with the students. PC: Sarah Milligan   Renowned… Continue Reading Ulysses Owens, Jr. Masterclass

Prof. John Mills Wins ISJAC SONIC Award

Congrats to Professor of Composition and Saxophone, Dr. John Mills, who has just won a SONIC award from ISJAC (International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers). His new work, “Round and Round the Sun” will be featured at the 2019… Continue Reading Prof. John Mills Wins ISJAC SONIC Award

Jiggs Whigham Trombone Masterclass and Concert 1/22

UT Jazz and the UT Trombone Studio are proud to host legendary jazz trombonist, Jiggs Whigham, for a masterclass and concert at Butler School of Music. January 22nd (first day of classes) 7:30pm at Bates Recital Hall *free and open to… Continue Reading Jiggs Whigham Trombone Masterclass and Concert 1/22

AIME at Blanton Museum of Art Midday Music Series: Jazz Composers 11/27

AIME will present a program of new works by University of Texas Jazz Composition Department, created in response to the exhibition, “Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design.” Tuesday 11/27, 1-2pm. AIME, the Alternative Improvised Music Ensemble, are a select… Continue Reading AIME at Blanton Museum of Art Midday Music Series: Jazz Composers 11/27

Fall 2018 Concert Videos Preview

We’re excited to share these videos from recent UT Jazz Faculty and UT Jazz Orchestra concerts. Be sure to follow our YouTube channel for new recordings: UT Jazz YouTube