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RJO Holiday Concert

 

Reno Jazz Orchestra
    presents
"Holiday Jazz Jubilee"
with Guest Music Director, Chris Clark

  • Sunday, December 18, 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • The Theatre
    505 Keystone Avenue
    Reno, NV

 

Swing into the holiday season as the 17-piece Reno Jazz Orchestra presents a selection of seasonal music with a big band sound. The Reno Youth Jazz Orchestra will open the show.

$30 General Admission / $10 Students

This season's concert will be a single afternoon performance at The Theatre, conveniently located at 505 Keystone Avenue in Reno, close to the I-80 Freeway. The venue is a wonderful space for music with plenty of free parking.

About Our Guest Music Director, Chris Clark

Chris ClarkChris Clark is a saxophonist and instructor based in Reno, Nevada. Equally comfortable performing in a wide variety of settings ranging from traditional, straight-ahead and modern jazz to free improvisation and pop/contemporary styles, he has established himself as a versatile and unique player within the realm of creative music. Chris is an active educator and has directed large and small jazz ensembles at the university level in addition to coaching high-school ensembles and maintaining a private teaching studio for the past 15 years. Chris earned his Bachelor of Music degree in jazz studies from the University of Oregon and his Master of Music degree in jazz and improvisational music from the University of Nevada, Reno where he is currently a faculty member as an instructor of large jazz ensemble, jazz history and saxophone.