Wednesday October 29, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
NSU Center for the Performing Arts
(Tickets to this performance will be free of charge and there will be general seating)
The Jazz Ambassadors is the official touring big band of the United States Army. Formed in 1969, this 19-member ensemble has received great acclaim at home and abroad performing America's greatest original art form, jazz. The band’s diverse repertoire includes big band swing, bebop, Latin, contemporary jazz, standards, popular tunes, Dixieland, vocals, and patriotic selections, many of which are written or arranged by members of the Jazz Ambassadors. The Jazz Ambassadors has appeared in all 50 states, Canada, Mexico, Japan, India, and throughout Europe The band’s rigorous touring schedule and reputation for excellence has earned it the title “America’s Big Band.”