Jazz NEWS: Using Kemp Library? Hang out in the new Jazz Lounge on the main level! Need a break? Check out the material in the Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection on the lower level.
Representing all forms of jazz from all eras, the Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection was founded and named in honor of the award-winning Al Cohn — legendary saxophonist, arranger, composer and conductor.
SAVE THE DATE for the 6th Annual Zoot Fest on November 13, 2016: An afternoon of jazz in honor of Al Cohn and Zoot Sims. Presented by ESU and The Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection.
PURCHASE TICKETS NOW AT http://www.esufoundation.org/Zootfest2016
Cecilia S. Cohen Recital Hall, ESU Fine and Performing Arts Building
3-4pm: Remembering Al and Zoot, featuring saxophonist Lew Tabackin
4:30-5:30pm: The Music of Hawthorne Nights, performed by members of the COTA Festival Orchestra
6-8pm: VIP Reception and Post Concert Event at the Poconos' Legendary Deer Head Inn
Comprised of students and community members, the ESU Jazz Ensemble rehearses once a week. Often joined by some of the areas finest guest musicians, the ESU Jazz Ensemble performs a Fall and Spring concert at no charge to the public under the direction of Dr. Matt Vashlishan