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Jazz Composers' Symposium

University Beat takes you to the 2008 International Jazz Composers' Symposium, hosted by USF's Center for Jazz Composition, where we speak to Center Director Chuck Owen and guest artists/speakers, jazz greats Bill Holman and Jim McNeely.

Program Schedule

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

Video extras

Chuck Owen, Professor of Jazz Studies & Director of USF's Center for Jazz Composition, talks about the future of jazz and the challenges the next generation of composers, arrangers and artists face. "I'm not worried at all about the future...it will be an interesting decade."

For more information

Center for Jazz Composition



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