Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Jazz Ensemble and Combo Present Swing!

Published on: April 13, 2010

Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Jazz Ensemble and Combo will perform a free concert on Tuesday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m., on the main stage theatre (Building D). The concert will feature the infectious music of the Swing Era. The audience will be treated to a performance of timeless music from Jazz greats such as Duke Ellington and Miles Davis.

“This concert pays tribute to the great music and artists of the Big Band Swing Era,” said Kris Chapman, director of bands at LSC-Montgomery. “The Jazz ensembles will perform music made famous by iconic jazz bands led by Glenn Miller, Count Basie and Duke Ellington. Come join us for an up-beat showcase of great Swing music!”

Swing uses a strong rhythm section and an infectious swing time rhythm. The ensemble will also be featuring outstanding music students at LSC-Montgomery as vocal and instrumental soloists.

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.

With more than 62,000 students in credit classes in spring 2010, Lone Star College System is the second largest and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas and the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area. LSCS consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Park, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.