The Sierra College Music Department is proud to present a Vocal Jazz Recital on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 7:30pm in Room D-12 in Walker Hall (Music Building) on the Sierra College Rocklin Campus, featuring the Sierra College Jazz Voices, directed by Greg McLaughlin, the Sacramento State Jazz Singers, directed by Kerry Marsh, and special guests the Kerry Marsh Singers.
The Kerry Marsh Singers are a Sacramento-based ensemble performing some of Marsh's most exciting and innovative contemporary pop vocal jazz arrangements. Aside from Marsh, the group features Julia Dollison of Vertical Voices, Sierra College's own Sarah McQueen-Cunningham, current Sacramento State vocal jazz graduate teaching assistant Gaw Vang, former Sacramento State Jazz Singers Cory Cunningham and Anthony Williams, and Tim Stevenson and Brett Cole on drums and bass. The group will perform music of Stevie Wonder, Bjork, Alanis Morissette, John Mayer and more.
Also featured on this concert, along with the Sierra College Jazz Voices, will be the Sacramento State Jazz Singers, performing a set of adventuresome a capella vocal jazz selections. Sac State Vocal Jazz, now in its tenth year under Marsh's direction, has earned eleven Down Beat Magazine Student Music Awards and is recognized as one of the elite vocal jazz programs in the nation.
The Sierra College Rocklin Campus is located at 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA. Admission for this concert is $8 student/senior and $12 general. Tickets are available at the door. All proceeds benefit the Sierra College Music Department. There is a $3 parking fee on campus. Parking permits can be purchased at machines located within the campus parking lot.
For directions to the Music Building or more information about this concert and other events at Sierra College, call the Sierra College Music Department at (916) 660-8054 or log on to our website at www.sierracollege.edu. Click on the Events tab at the top of the home page, then choose Music/Drama from the right side Event Categories.