The concert features brief performances by all of the ensembles in Oakland University’s jazz and world music programs, including the Akwaaba African Ensemble, Pan-Jumbies Steelband, Ngoma World Percussion Ensemble, Golden Grizzlies Jazz Singers, Oakland Jazz Singers, Latin Jazz Combo, Jazz Combo, Creative Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band.
Chinelo Amen-Ra, Tim Blackmon, Patrick Fitzgibbon, Scott Gwinnell, Marion Hayden, Enrique Rios-Ellis and Mark Stone - ensemble directors.
Oakland University SMTD Event Health and Safety Information:
All guests MUST fill out a health screening form before arriving on campus. The form can be found at this link: https://www.oakland.edu/return-to-campus/daily-screening-forms/
Please bring your own chairs or a blanket to sit on the lawn. Seating will not be provided.
Additional information regarding parking, check in, and safety procedures will be emailed to attendees on the morning of the event.
If inclement weather or other circumstances cause the event to be cancelled or rescheduled, it will be announced on OU's SMTD Performances and Events web page no later than 3 hours before the start time of the event. An email will also be sent to everyone who purchased tickets.