CCU Jazz Showcase Featuring Melissa Aldana

Apr 14, 2023

  • Venue: Wheelwright Auditorium
  • Address: 108 Spadoni Park Circle, Conway, SC 29526
  • Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The CCU Jazz Big Band, directed by Emilio Terranova, assistant professor in the Department of Music, and CCU Jazz Combo, directed by Jesus Fuentes Valverde, assistant professor in the
Department of Music, perform with award-winning guest saxophonist Melissa Aldana. Aldana is a founding member of ARTEMIS, an allstar collective that released its self-titled debut album in 2020. Aldana’s renowned 2019 album, “Visions,” earned a Grammy nomination for Best Improvised Jazz Solo.