VanderCook College of Music
Fall and Spring Semesters:
The Jazz Ensemble performs at all Medium Ensemble Concerts, at the Prism Concert, and at special events throughout the city of Chicago. In addition, the Jazz Ensemble makes an annual appearance at the Elmhurst College Jazz Festival, as well as at special events such as “A Night at the Pops.” The Jazz Ensemble performs music from the big band era as well as newer works. The Jazz Ensemble is directed by Professor Anthony Kidonakis.
Summer Graduate Session:
The Jazz Band performs at the Graduate Ensemble Concert during the summer, as well as at a special event at the Clarke House in the South Loop of Chicago. The Jazz Band performs music from the big band era as well as newer works. The Jazz Band is directed by Professor Anthony Kidonakis.