The University of Central Arkansas Dixieland Jazz Band will perform at the Faulkner County Library at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21.
The jazz band is directed by Dr. Jackie Lamar, professor of saxophone. Members of the Jazz Band include Dr. Jerry Manion, Kaleb Knight, Keith Dove, Jessica Parker, Tim Mallette, Simon Stone, Stephen Sivils, Dr. Jackie Lmar and Lauren Lacy.
The University of Central Arkansas Dixieland band was organized approximately 40 years ago by now retired music professor Patrick Hasty. The group, which is currently led by Dr. Jackie Lamar, plays traditional Dixieland tunes that originated in New Orleans and Chicago in the early part of the 20th century. The band is populated by UCA music students who enroll in a course by the same name.
Refreshments will be served.
All library events are free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 327-7482 or email Nancy@fcl.org, Facebbook and Twitter.