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UMaine Chamber Jazz Ensemble Concert on April 2

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Orono, Maine — The University of Maine Chamber Jazz Ensemble will present a lively program of jazz standards and contemporary works in an April 2 performance on campus. The 12-member student ensemble is directed by Associate Professor of Music Karel Lidral.

The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Minsky Recital Hall. Admission is $9; free with a student with MaineCard. For tickets or to request disability accommodations, call 207-581-1755.

Other upcoming performances of the Jazz Ensemble include: 8:30 a.m. April 15, Sophomores and Juniors Preview Day, Collins Center for the Arts; 6:30 p.m. April 16, Bangor Public Library; and 11 a.m. April 22, “Jazz Corner,” Union Central, Memorial Union on campus.

The University of Maine, founded in Orono in 1865, is the state’s premier public university. It is among the most comprehensive higher education institutions in the Northeast and attracts students from across the U.S. and more than 65 countries. It currently enrolls 10,900 total undergraduate and graduate students who can directly participate in groundbreaking research working with world-class scholars. Students are offered more than 90 undergraduate majors and academic programs, 75 master’s degree programs, 30 doctoral programs and one of the oldest and most prestigious honors programs in the U.S. The university promotes environmental stewardship on its campus, with substantial efforts aimed at conserving energy, recycling and adhering to green building standards in new construction. For more information about UMaine, visit umaine.edu.