April 16th-Dr. Michael White, April 17th-Trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis,
April 18th-saxophonist, Donald Harrison.
XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA JAZZ FESTIVAL
April 16 – 18, 2013
The Xavier University Jazz Festival is a three-day event which highlights various genres of the Jazz art form. Programing for the Festival entails three evening concerts and a day scheduled for various clinics, workshops and lectures by various local and national Jazz artists. Scheduled for the 2013 festival is Dr. Michael White and the Original Liberty Brass Band, Trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis and his group, and the internationally recognized saxophonist, Donald Harrison. Harrison will bring the Festival to a close as featured guest with the Xavier University Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Tim Turner. The Clinic/Workshop Day will feature the Festival guest artists in lecture presentations on various jazz topics relative to their particular expertise.