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Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony

August 3, 2014 - August 9, 2014
Patterson Hall,
999 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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As part of SNC's partnership with the University of the Pacific, we are proud to host the Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony for the first time. The colony is an intensive weeklong educational program in jazz performance for 28 exceptionally talented high school musicians from throughout the United States and beyond who study with Brubeck Institute faculty, guest artists and master teachers, in combo rehearsals, master classes, private instruction, classes in jazz theory and advanced jazz improvisation, and seminars on the music of Dave Brubeck and other topics.   Performance Schedule All performances are FREE to the public. A cash bar...

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6:30 pm

Poetry Center – Reading with TC Tolbert & Laura Wetherington

August 7, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Laura Wetherington‘s first book,  A Map Predetermined and Chance (Fence Books 2011), was selected by C.S. Giscombe for the National Poetry Series. She has two chapbooks: Dick Erasures (Red Ceilings Press 2011) and a collaboration with Jill Darling and Hannah Ensor, at the intersection of 3 (Dancing Girl Press 2014). She currently teaches in Sierra Nevada College’s undergraduate English and low-residency MFA programs. TC Tolbert is a genderqueer, feminist poet and teacher committed to social justice. S/he believes in working across communities – building bridges wherever possible. TC earned his MFA in Poetry from UA in 2005 and currently teaches at The University of Arizona...

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