Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Jazz Ensemble and Combo will perform a free concert on Tuesday, March 2,at 7:30 p.m., on the main stage theatre in Building D. The concert will feature music from various Latin cultures including Cuba, Latin and South America. The ensemble will showcase the unique sounds that have made a lasting impression on Jazz music in America.
“The night will be filled with the beautiful melodies and the driving rhythmic intensity only found in Latin Jazz,” states Kris Chapman, director of bands at LSC-Montgomery. “Music by diverse artists such as Dizzie Gillespie, Quincy Jones, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Chuck Mangione will be featured.”
The sounds of Latin Jazz combines rhythms from African and Latin American countries with jazz and classical harmonies from Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe and the United States.
For more information about the concert or the music department at LSC-Montgomery, contact Denise Meyers at (936) 273-7021 or visit www.LoneStar.edu/music-Montgomery.
LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call (936) 273-7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery.
Lone Star College System consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Center, LSC-University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. With more than 58,000 students in credit classes this fall, LSCS is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and third largest community college system in Texas. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.