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U of T jazz orchestra launches season with new director Gordon Foote

November 14, 2012

TORONTO, ON – After 26 years teaching in the Jazz Studies Program at McGill University directing the award winning and internationally known McGill Jazz Orchestra, Gordon Foote has accepted a position as director of the U of T Jazz Orchestra, in the Faculty of Music, at the U of T. He will debut as director of the U of T Orchestra with a concert on November 20, 2012.

EVENT DETAILS:

WHAT:  Concert to launch the UofT Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Gordon Foote.

WHO:  The UofT Jazz Orchestra, featuring guest Mike Murley, jazz faculty member, performing with the big band arrangements of his music.

WHERE: Walter Hall, U of T Faculty of Music,
Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park

WHEN:  7:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 20, 2012

TICKETS: $20, $15 seniors, $10 students
Call 416-408-0208 (serviced by the Weston Family Box Office at the TELUS Centre)

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For more information: 

Aaron Wong
Tel: 416 978-0491