If you’ve never heard a large horn ensemble or horn choir, you’re in for a treat. And, if you’ve already heard a horn choir then you already know what we’re talking about. Quite simply, we think it’s “The Greatest Sound on Earth!” This Thursday, Nov. 8, at 12:30 p.m., the Horn Society of the Carolinas will present a concert in Tate Recital Hall.
Next week, there will be three jazzy days of concerts by CPCC students – Tuesday, Nov. 13, is the Jazz Vocal recital. Wednesday, Nov. 14, will be the Jazz Improv class concert and Thursday, Nov. 15, will be the Big Band concert. All concerts are at 12:30 p.m. in the Gene Bryant Recital Hall, SL101. Everyone is welcome
Billy Spencer Memorial Jazz Concert
Wednesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Dale F. Halton Theater
The Billy Spencer Memorial Jazz Concert pays homage to a former CPCC student and professional trumpet player who passed away in 2003. Billy played with groups as diverse as Glenn Miller and KC and the Sunshine Band and he shared his love for music with so many at CPCC and throughout Charlotte. All proceeds from this concert support CPCC student scholarships. Adult tickets are $10 and any student or senior ticket is just $5.
The concert features the performance of the Charlotte Jazz Orchestra and will include tributes to the greats of jazz including Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Charlie Parker. Don’t miss this evening of incredible music as some of the area’s top jazz musicians bring a big band sound to the Halton!
To buy tickets visit tix.cpcc.edu or call 704.330.6534.