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    Carolina Jazz Festival

    Founded in 1977, the Carolina Jazz Festival promotes a broad range of programming spanning performance, education, and scholarship. In addition to appearances by students and faculty from the UNC Jazz Studies program, this year's 37th annual festival features performances by the Wayne Shorter Quartet, the North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra, Artists-in-Residence Rashaan Barber (saxophones) and Roland Barber (trombone). For additional information about the Carolina Jazz Festival, contact Festival Director Jim Ketch (jketch@email.unc.edu).

    Carolina Jazz Festival (February 19–22)

    37th Carolina Jazz Festival

    JAZZ WEEK AT CAROLINA 2.17–2.23

    We invite you to attend and enjoy the events of the 37th Carolina Jazz Festival. Our schedule includes many free events. For those events that do require tickets, please note that tickets are available at the Memorial Hall Box Office (919-843-3333) or at the door in advance of the concert. For information beyond what is listed please contact Jim Ketch at jketch@email.unc.edu or 919-962-7560.

    The 2014 Carolina Jazz Festival features headliners:

    The Wayne Shorter Quartet

    Artists-in-Residence

    Rahsaan Barber, saxophone, and Roland Barber, trombone

    Rahsaan and Roland perform at the Nashville Jazz Workshop

    Events

    February 19 UNC Faculty Jazz Ensemble • 4:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    February 20 North Carolina Regional Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Festival • 9:00 am, Frank Porter Graham Student Union, Great Hall

    February 20 North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra • Jim Ketch, director • 7:30 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    February 21 Fred and Gail Fearing Jazz for a Friday Afternoon • UNC Jazz Combos with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone • 4:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    February 21 Wayne Shorter Quartet • 8:00 pm, Memorial Hall • tickets and information (919) 843-3333

    February 21Jazz After Hours Evening Jam Session • 10:30 pm, West End Wine Bar, Chapel Hill

    February 22"Not the Whole Story(ville): Learning from the New Orleans Jazzwomen" • Sherrie Tucker (University of Kansas) • 2:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    February 22 Jazz Workshop with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone • 4:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    February 22 UNC Jazz Band with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone • 8:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall

    Sponsors

    The Carolina Jazz Festival salutes our sponsors. We are most grateful for their support of jazz, jazz education, and the jazz studies program at Carolina.

    National

    • Essentially Ellington; Jazz at Lincoln Center; The Music Resource; Double Time Records; Jamey Aebersold Jazz

    Community

    • WNCU-FM; Jazz Foundation of North Carolina, Inc.; The Art of Cool Project; West End Wine Bar; The Carolina Inn

    Campus

    • Carolina Performing Arts; Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research; Carolina Union Activities Board; Center for the Study of the American South; Department of Music; UNC Jazz Studies; Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonians; Performing Arts Special Activities Fund; Office for Academic Initiatives; Institute for the Arts and Humanities

    Learn More About Jazz At UNC

    UNC Jazz Faculty - Contact Information

    James Ketch
    Director of Jazz Studies, Trumpet
    Office: Kenan Music Building 2125
    Email: jketch@email.unc.edu
    Phone: 919-962-7560
    Artist Webpage: http://jimketch.com/

    Stephen Anderson
    Jazz Studies (jazz piano) and Composition
    Office: Kenan Music Building 2119
    Email: anderssr@email.unc.edu
    Phone: 919-843-7902
    Artist Webpage: http://artiststephenanderson.com/

    Edmund Paolantonio
    Jazz Piano Private Instruction, Jazz Combos
    Office: 04 Hill Hall
    Email: paolo@email.unc.edu
    Phone: 919-962-2492

    Jason Foureman
    Bass Private Instruction
    Office: 07 Hill Hall
    Email: foureman@email.unc.edu
    Phone: 919-962-1039

    Dan Davis
    Drum Set Private Instruction
    Email: davisdr@unc.edu
    Phone: 919-270-7786
    Artist Webpage: http://www.davisdrums.us

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