One O'Clock Lab Band
Don't miss the One O'Clock Lab Band's fall concert with guest trumpeter Chuck Findley on November 25. Findley is a longtime "Tonight Show" band member and regular collaborator with artists B.B. King and Steely Dan. He'll join the One O'Clock to play brand new charts by student Drew Zaremba along with music from Findley's years with the Buddy Rich Band and the Metropole Orchestra.
On September 26, The UNT Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of Ginastera’s Harp Concerto, Op. 25 featuring faculty harpist Jaymee Haefner, along with Rimsky-Korsakov’s colorful symphonic poem Scheherazade, showcasing student talent from all sections of the orchestra. Coinciding with the concert is the release of conductor David Itkin’s book Conducting Concerti. Concertgoers can come early for a meet-and-greet with Professor Itkin, where they can peruse the new tome and chat with the maestro himself.
College of Music Gala: A Symphonic Celebration of Popular Song
On October 12, legendary trombonist Tom “Bones” Malone — of Blues Brothers and CBS Orchestra fame — and one of the world’s biggest names in classical saxophone, Eugene Rousseau, come together with David Itkin and the UNT Symphony Orchestra for a program of chart-toppers from past decades. Instrumental arrangements of favorite songs from works like Porgy and Bess
One O'Clock Lab Band
After last year's Sounds of the Holidays concert was put "on ice" due to inclement weather, we're excited to bring you the rescheduled event on December 6. You'll hear the famed One O'Clock Lab Band, directed by Jay Saunders, play jazz arrangements of your favorite holiday tunes. The UNT Jazz Singers, directed by Jennifer Barnes, get in on the action with this special occasion of both instrumental and vocal jazz. Bring the whole family to celebrate the season!
Electronic music performers head to UNT for international conference and concerts
What: For the first time, the University of North Texas’ Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia will host the conference of the International Confederation of Electroacoustic Music