World Music and Jazz - West Africa and Brazil

The UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology presents the Spring Festival of World Music and Jazz 2007, May 17 - June 5, 2007.

Friday, June 01, 2007
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Schoenberg Hall
UCLA campus
enter Westholme and Hilgard
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Schedule of events:

Friday, June 1, 7 PM

  • Music of West Africa Ensemble, Kobla Ladzekpo, director
  • Music of Brazil Ensemble, Beto Gonzalez, director

Saturday, June 2, 7 PM

  • Music of Bali Ensemble, I Nyoman Wenten, director
  • Music of Korea Ensemble, DongSuk Kim, director

Sunday, June 3, 7 PM

  • Music of the Philippines Ensemble, Tagumpay De Leon ("Pi" De Leon), director
  • Music of China Ensemble, Li Chi, director

Monday, June 4, 7 PM

  • UCLA Jazz Combos directed by Kenny Burrell, George Bohanon, Clayton Cameron, Charles Owens, Michele Weir, and Anthony Wilson

Tuesday, June 5, 7 PM

Big Band Jazz Concert, featuring:

  • the UCLA Jazz Orchestra, directed by Charley Harrison
  • the UCLA LatinJazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Bobby Rodriguez
  • the UCLA Contemporary Jazz Ensemble, directed by Kenny Burrell and Roberto Miranda


Special Instructions

Lot 2 parking structure is located at the corner of Hilgard Ave. and Westholme Blvd.

Cost : Free and open to the public; parking is available in lot 2 for $8.

For more information please contact:

UCLA Department of EthnomusicologyTel: 310-206-3033

Sponsor(s): , Ethnomusicology