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5/12/2004 Linfield jazz groups to present concert

McMINNVILLE ? Two Linfield College jazz groups will present a Jazz Night concert Friday, May 21, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium.

The concert will feature the Linfield Jazz Band, directed by Steve Kravitz, and Double Vision, the Linfield Jazz Choir, directed by Dana Libonati.

The Jazz Band will perform a variety of authentic recreations of the 1927 Louis Armstrong ?Hot Seven? recordings, as well as works by Woody Herman, Count Basie, Stan Kenton and Benny Goodman.

The Jazz Choir will perform a number of jazz arrangements including the Beatles? ?In My Life,? ?Moondance,? ?Where is the Love?? and ?My Favorite Things.? Featured soloists include sophomore Kelly Bechtell; junior Scott Taylor; and seniors Amy Hintz, Kelly Leal and Scott Brockett.

Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Linfield Music Department at 503-883-2275.