MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble: Flexing for Half a Century
November 17, 2012
Flexing for Half a Century. Festival Jazz Ensemble. Frederick Harris, Jr., Music Director. Mark Harvey, guest composer-conductor. In the second program of this 50th Anniversary season, the MIT FJE performs Mark Harvey’s Flex, commissioned by the ensemble in 2000. The concert also features composers associated with the FJE over its history including Ellington, Mingus, Sharifi, and Klein, as well as original music by its current musicians. 8pm, Kresge Auditorium. Admission: Free in advance; $5 at the door. Advance Tickets at http://mitmta.eventbrite.com/.