The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Music announces the final concert of the Music Mosaics series this fall with “Jazz Originals by Michael Hackett & Guests,”
All proceeds from the Music Mosaic series go directly toward scholarships for Department of Music students. This performance will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Light Recital Hall.
Jazz up your November with original jazz compositions by Dr. Michael Hackett and special guest artists. Selections also include original compositions by Kenny Dorham, Sam Rivers, and Wayne Shorter.
Artists featured in this concert are Michael Hackett, trumpet and flugelhorn; Matthew Sintchak, saxophone; Chris Rottmayer, piano; Bradley Townsend, bass; and Devin Drobka, drums.
Dr. Hackett is a performer and teacher with a wide variety of credits. He has performed in some of the most important musical venues in the world, ranging from Lincoln Center, Birdland and The Apollo Theater in New York City, to the Kennedy Center and Blues Alley in Washington, DC.