Vermont Jazz Center's 43rd Summer Jazz Workshop at the Putney School week of August 5 - 11

1. Educational Program: August 5th to August 11th, Putney School, Putney, VT

2. Faculty Concert: Thursday, August 9th at 8:00 PM, Michaels S. Currier Center, Putney School

3. Student Concert: Friday, August 10th, Michaels S. Currier Center, Putney School, Set I at 3:30PM Set II at 8:00 PM

Please join us in celebrating jazz and enjoy the VJC's summer workshop concerts held at the Putney School's Michael S. Currier Center. On the evening of Thursday August 9th, the Vermont Jazz Center Faculty Concert will present vocalists Sheila Jordan and Jay Clayton, Jason Palmer (trumpet), John Yao, Ben Barnett (trombone), Stacy Dillard, Michael Zsoldos (saxophone), Camille Thurman (flute), Helen Sung, Harvey Diamond, Ray Gallon and Eugene Uman (piano), Marcus McLaurine, Malik McLaurine, George Kaye, David Picchi and Cameron Brown (bass), Franciso Mela, Brian Adler and Claire Arenius, (drums). The ticket price for the faculty concert is $20, $15 for students. Local music students are admitted free of charge. Tickets:

On Friday August 10th, the VJC Summer Workshop Student Concert will showcase faculty-coached student ensembles with numerous vocalists and several piano trios. This concert will be divided into two sections, the first will start at 3:30 PM and the second show will resume at 8:00 PM following a dinner break. Singers will be accompanied by a professional jazz trio and the piano trios will be assisted by and perform with a faculty bassist. Also performing will be five faculty-coached ensembles, usually comprised of two or three horns, piano, bass and drums. For the student concert, a $5.00 donation is suggested. All concerts will take place at The Putney School's Michael S. Currier Center and are accessible to all.

The VJC's Summer Jazz Workshop is sponsored by William and Laurie Schutt with further assistance from Lyndall Boal and Vermont Public Radio.

For information regarding this workshop and related concerts, please visit the VJC's website at, or call 802 254 9088.

For more information on VJC programs please contact Ginger Morawski at 802 579-5515 or to receive a brochure, or visit the VJC website at For specific questions regarding curriculum and content, email Eugene Uman directly at

August 5 - 11
(see announcement)
Putney School
(see announcement)
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