Month: November 2014

November 24: Jamie Baum Master Class/Concert

Jamie Baum

Jamie Baum

It really is an exciting month for wind players at the Portland State Jazz Series! Students learned a lot from NYC alto saxophonist Jim Snidero. Next up, our series hosts prolific flutist/composer Jamie Baum, who is a nominee for the 2014 Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Awards. Join her in Room 47 for a free clinic from 2:00-400 pm, and then enjoy a concert in the same venue at 7 pm (tickets are $10).

November 19: Jim Snidero Master Class/Performance

JimSnidero

Jim Snidero

We’re so lucky to host prolific alto saxophone virtuoso Jim Snidero. He has 17 albums as a leader, and has been hailed by DownBeat as a “master musician.” He also teaches innovative online jazz courses at www.jazzimprovisation.com. Snidero will give an informative clinic from 2:00–4:00 pm in Lincoln Hall, Room 47. Free admission. Then, from 7:00-9:00 pm (also in Room 47), the saxophonist will perform a concert. Admission is $10 at the door.