Jazz Small Groups

April 8, 2018 - 7:00pm
Old Cabell Hall

The University of Virginia McIntire Department of Music presents the UVA Jazz Combos on Sunday, April 8th at 7 pm in Old Cabell Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

Directed by renowned UVA music faculty members Pete SpaarJeff Decker and Mike Rosensky, the Jazz Small Groups range in size from quartets to octets and vary in skill-level from beginner-intermediate to advanced. The repertoire is chosen from a diverse range of jazz styles by such greats as Duke Ellington, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, Antonio Carlos Jobim, among many others, as well as original compositions by both faculty and students.



Mike's  Ensemble

Tina HashemiVocal
Change FengAlto Sax
Arthur HeClarinet
Jesse AmossTrombone
Calder HannanGuitar
Tim BoothPiano
Grady TollisonBass
Peter WellmanDrums


Jeff's Ensemble    

Colleen CallahanVocal
Kevin McMahanTenor Sax
Jake VanamanTenor Sax
Ryan DonovanPiano
Rob DiCiccoBass
Zachary CummingsDrums


Pete's Ensemble I

Joy CollinsVocal
Matt Angeley  Alto Sax
Anna WolzTrombone
Declan PrendergastPiano
Ethan Blaser  Bass
Rami StuckyDrums


Pete's Ensemble II 

Wes GobarTrumpet
Drew BuckleyAlto Sax
Patrick RhoadsTenor Sax
Dylan CooperPiano
Tianyu ZhangBass
Daniel KiracofeDrums



Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda (map). Parking is available in the Central Grounds parking garage on Emmet Street, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Rd, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner.  Handicap parking is available in the small parking lot adjacent to Bryan Hall.

For more information call 434-924-6492. All programs are subject to change.



McIntire Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176

Email: music@virginia.edu