university of missouri st. louis


Featured Guest Artists 2015

Friday, March 20

Saxophonist Lou “Blue Lou” Marini from the Blues Brothers

Trumpeter Clay Jenkins, former soloist with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, currently the jazz trumpet professor at Eastman School of Music and soloist with the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

Trombonist Steve Wiest, former soloist with Maynard Ferguson and Doc Severinsen

Drummer Montez Coleman, appearances with David Sanborn, Roy Hargrove and the Art Blakey Tribute Band

Others TBA


These guest artists will be appearing with the UMSL Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Widner


Saturday, March 21

The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra


Opening set by the UMSL Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Widner



Presented by The University of Missouri - St. Louis, Touhill Performing Arts Center, & Jazz St. Louis

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