photo of Dave Schmidt, GCC Jazz Director

The GCC Performing Arts Department presents a concert of Jazz Big Band music, 7:30 p.m., Mon., March 4 in the PAC.  

Featured groups include the GCC Invitational Jazz Band (directed by Mike Crotty), the GCC Big Band and GCC Night Band under the direction of Dave Schmidt (pictured left). The concert will also feature compositions and arrangements by Mr. Crotty along with solo feature numbers on flute, alto saxophone and Flugelhorn. The GCC Invitational Jazz Band is an All-Star group comprised of outstanding high school students that were hand selected by Mr. Schmidt after having conducted clinics at their schools.

Time:  7:30 p.m.
Location: GCC Performing Arts Center,
Glendale Community College
6000 West Olive Ave., Glendale, AZ  85302
Admission: Free

For more information contact Dave Schmidt, 623-845-3725 or