University of Manitoba Jazz Orchestra (UMJO)

The University of Manitoba Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece jazz orchestra that provides the full Big Band experience. Entrance is by audition and is open to university students and staff, as well as the community.

Director:  Professor Derrick Gardner
Who is eligible:  Entrance is by audition and is open to Faculty of Music students, University
 staff and students, and the community.
Rehearsals:  Mondays, 2:30 to 4:30 pm
 Wednesdays, 2:30 to 4:00 pm

2017-18 Concerts:

UMJO Winter Concert

Friday, December 8 - 7:00 pm

UMJO Spring Concert

Friday, April 6 - 7:00 pm

Both performances take place at the John J. Conklin Theatre at the Gail Asper Performing Arts Hall
3rd Floor, Taché Hall, 162 Dafoe Road

Tickets available in advance at the music office or at the door

$15 adult/$5 student 

 


 

UMJO - 2016

UMJO 2016

UMJO horns

 

 


UMJO Performances

 

The UMJO performs a Jon Gordon composition: Sunyasin March 29, 2016