Jazz


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Jazz at John’s Place
Saturday, June 12, 2021
5–8 PM

Union Jazz returns to John’s Place, a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located with Mario’s Italian Restaurant, 2945 Matthews-Weddington Road. Join us for an evening of authentic Italian fare and improv jazz.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PC: David Brandt

Union Jazz
Thursday, May 13, 2021
7:30 PM

A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, will be filmed for a private audience on May 6, 7 PM, by Chain Reaction Studios at The Dowd Center Theatre. This Chopin-inspired symphonic jazz performance will be broadcast to season subscribers on Thursday, May 13, 7:30 PM.

Phillip Howe, piano
Troy Conn, guitar
Ron Brendle, bass
Al Sergel, drums

 

Thank you to our Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council.

Union Symphony is pleased to have the support of The Braswell Trust, City of Monroe, The Dowd Foundation, Union County Community Foundation, Union County Public Schools and Wingate University.

For a complete list of our partners and patrons, please view our membership page.

 

PC: David Brandt

Jazz at Southern Range Brewing
Friday, May 14, 2021
6–9 PM

Join us for an evening of improv jazz with Union Jazz at Monroe’s first brewery & craft beer bar, Southern Range Brewing, Co., located in historic downtown Monroe at 151 S Stewart Street.

 

 

PC: David Brandt

Union Jazz
February 27, 2021
7:30 PM

Thank you to Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council.

Phillip Howe–Piano
Chris Jones–Guitar
Dennis Contreras–Bass
Trevor Cook–Drums

A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was shared virtually with our subscribers. This improv performance, included original tunes as well as time-honored favorites, and was filmed by Chain Reaction Studios at the King–Juba residence. BIG thanks to the King–Juba family for sharing their lovely home.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos David Brandt

Congratulations Atrium Health on your 80th Anniversary! Union Jazz performed for Atrium Health, on the evening of Thursday, October 8, 2020.

 

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Photos by David Brandt
Thank you to all who attended a night of improv jazz at Treehouse Vineyards on Saturday, August 8, 2020. Union Jazz featured Dennis Contreras, bass; Sean Higgins, keyboards; Chris Jones, guitar; and John Spurrier, drums. Big thank you to our Union Jazz sponsor and Treehouse Vineyards for making this wonderful night possible.

Union Jazz performs at John’s Place in Matthews in the spring and fall as well as many other venues throughout the community.

Learn how you can book Union Jazz for your special event.

 

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Thank you to our Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council.

Union Symphony is pleased to have the support of The Braswell Trust, City of Monroe, The Dowd Foundation, Union County Community Foundation, Union County Public Schools and Wingate University.

For a complete list of our partners and patrons, please view our membership page.