MSU Jazz Festival to take place March 31, April 1

By Staff report

MURRAY -- The 11th annual Murray State University-Jamey Aebersold Jazz Festival will take place on March 31 and April 1.

Middle school, high school and university jazz groups from three states will be performing participant concerts beginning at 3 p.m. March 31 and 1:30 p.m. April 1 in Lovett Auditorium, with the headlining Jamey Aebersold Quartet performing at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Hall on March 31. All concerts and clinics are free and the public is invited.

Fourteen middle and high school groups from around the region will be participating in the festival, which is designed for educational, rather than competitive purposes.