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NHCC Jazz Ensembles and Band Concerts

2016 - 2017 Season

Jazz Ensemble & Concert Band

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 7:30pm
Fine Arts Center Theatre, FAC 178
Directed by David Mantini

Join us for an exploration of old and new favorites from both the Jazz and Concert Bands. From Hazo to Holst, and Basie to Byers, there will be a little something for everyone's tastes. Hope to see you there! Refreshments following concert. Free admission

2nd Annual NHCC JazzFest featuring Dean Sorenson with the NHCC Jazz Ensemble

Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 7:30pm
Fine Arts Center Theatre, FAC 178
Directed by David Mantini

Dean Sorenson is an Associate Professor and Director of Jazz Studies at the University of Minnesota as well as a prolific and highly sought-after composer, arranger, trombonist, educator, and clinician. He received his bachelor’s degree in trombone performance from the University of Minnesota and his master’s degree in jazz arranging and composition from the Eastman School of Music. Free admission

NHCC Concert Band & the Northeast Community Band - 4th Annual Joint Community Band Concert Series

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:30pm
Fine Arts Theatre, FAC 178
Directed by David Mantini

The North Hennepin Community College Concert Band would like to welcome the Northeast Community Band for our 4th Annual joint Community Band Concert Series.

The Northeast Community Band was founded in 1999 by its director, Tim Martin, and plays a variety of marches, show tunes, and other standard band literature.  The band performs throughout the year and has members ranging from middle school to adult with a variety of musical backgrounds.  Please join us for our free concert featuring music by Saucedo and others. Free admission

Jazz Band & Concert Band Concert

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7:30pm
Fine Arts Center Theatre, FAC 178
Directed by David Mantini

Come and swing into spring with classics from the Beatles, Basie, and more! Also, we pay tribute to movies and musicals from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Henry Mancini, A Chorus Line and others. Hope to see you there! Free admission



Contact Information

Map of Fine Arts Center

Jazz Ensemble and Band Concerts
David Mantini
Phone: 763-488-0494

Dean of Fine Arts, Language & Communication 
Jan McFall

Administrative Assistant
Cheryl Clausen