Schedules:

Main Stage Concerts:

Evening Main Stage Concerts will take place April 16 – 18, 2015, in Monfort Hall of the Union Colony Civic Center. Concerts begin at 7:30 pm and end around 10:00 pm. For more information on evening Main Stage Concerts, please visit the Featured Artists page. Please see the Tickets page for complete ticketing information.

Main Stage Concerts:

Thursday, April 16, 2015:

Friday, April 17, 2015

Saturday, April 18, 2015

  • Acclaimed Saxophonist Chris Potter
    • with UNC's DownBeat Award-winning Jazz Lab Band I
  • PLUS Rembering James Williams, Mulgrew Miller, and The Others:

 

After Hours Performances: Check back in 2015 for UPDATED information!

On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings following the main stage concerts, the Festival presents intimate after hours sessions. These sessions are held just two blocks from the Union Colony Civic Center.

After Hours jazz sessions will be held at the Moxi Theater at 802 9th Street, Suite 200 on the southwest corner of 8th Avenue and 9th Street. These sessions are free, and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. All ages are welcome, and the room is non-smoking. The music starts at approximately 10:15 pm each evening.

Thursday, April 16, 2015: To Be Announced

2014's Jazz Session Featured Erik Applegate, Kate Skinner, and Steve Kovalcheck, with a special appearance by New York Voices tenor, Darmon Meader! : Moxi Theater

Darmon Meader (view bio),Voice

Kate Skinner (view bio), Piano, Voice
Erik Applegate (view bio), Bass
Steve Kovalcheck (view bio), Guitar

Friday, April 17, 2015: To Be Announced

2014's Jazz Session Featured jazz septet 7 on 7: Moxi Theater

Don Aliquo (view bio), Saxophone
Clay Jenkins (view bio), Trumpet
Paul McKee (view bio), Trombone
Steve Kovalcheck (view bio), Guitar
Dana Landry (view bio), Piano
Erik Applegate (view bio), Bass
Jim White (view bio), Drums

Saturday, April 18, 2015: To Be Announced

2014's Jazz Session Featured jazz septet 7 on 7: Moxi Theater

Don Aliquo (view bio), Saxophone
Clay Jenkins (view bio), Trumpet
Paul McKee (view bio), Trombone
Steve Kovalcheck (view bio), Guitar
Dana Landry (view bio), Piano
Erik Applegate (view bio), Bass
Jim White (view bio), Drums

2015 School Group Performances

The UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival will feature the performances of college, high school, middle school, and elementary school jazz groups April 16 -18, 2015 from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. All school group performances are free and open to the public.

The 2015 School Group Schedule will be posted in the under our Information for Participants tab.

Operation Times by Venue (all times/locations are subject to change)

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Monfort Hall, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
University / College Vocal Jazz Ensembles

Hensel Phelps Theater, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School Vocal Jazz Ensembles

Room 101, Recreation Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School Vocal Jazz Ensembles / Vocal Soloists

Dining Hall, Greeley Senior Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School / Middle School Vocal Jazz Ensembles

Moxi Theater
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School / Middle School Vocal Jazz Soloists and Ensembles

Cora Rose, Clarion Hotel
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Warm up Room for Moxi Theater

Friday, April 17, 2015

Monfort Hall, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
High School Jazz Bands

Hensel Phelps Theater, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School Jazz Bands

Room 101, Recreation Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School Jazz Bands

Dining Hall, Senior Center
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
High School / Middle School Jazz Bands

Stetson's, Clarion Hotel
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
University / College / High School Jazz Combos

Moxi Theater (see also Clarion Hotel below)
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
College/ High School / Middle School Jazz Bands & Combos

Plaza & Cora Rose Ballrooms, Clarion Hotel
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Warm up/Clinic Rooms for Moxi Theater

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Monfort Hall, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
University / College Jazz Bands

Hensel Phelps Theater, Union Colony Civic Center
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
High School Jazz Bands

Room 101, Recreation Center
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
High School / Middle School Jazz Bands

Stetson's, Clarion Hotel
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
University / College / High School / Middle School Jazz Combos

Moxi Theater (see also Clarion Hotel below)
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
College/ High School / Middle School Jazz Bands & Combos

Plaza & Cora Rose Ballrooms, Clarion Hotel
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Warm up/Clinic Rooms for Moxi Theater

pdf filePast Educational Workshops (pdf from 2014 festival)

Educational workshops will take place April 16-18 between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm. These workshops will include Q&A Sessions hosted by our featured Main Stage Concert artists and educational clinics presented by the festival’s many artist clinicians. All educational workshops are free and open to the public. Please check back one week prior to the festival for an updated workshop schedule.

 


Jamey Aebersold
UNC Jazz UNC Jazz Press City of Greeley Littler