Marian University to host fall Jazz Studies concert

FOND DU LAC, Wis. - Marian University will be hosting a Jazz Studies concert on Saturday, November 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Hornung Student Center.

The Little Big Band, directed by Dr. Brian Lydeen, is a combined ensemble with students from Marian University and UW-Fond du Lac. The group will be playing the music of Sonny Rollins, Kenny Dorham, Fred Rogers, Henry Mancini, The Meters and Chick Corea. UW-Fond du Lac saxophonist Alex Skinner will be a featured soloist throughout the program.

The Vocal Jazz Ensemble, directed by Prof. David Hein, will be performing several a cappella selections that include an arrangement of The Spinners 70's pop/R&B tune "Mighty Love," the traditional folk song "Scarborough Fair" and jazz standards "How Deep is the Ocean?" and "Long Ago (And Far Away)".

The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Brian Lydeen, by email at or by phone at 920-923-7605.


Fun Fact

Classes for various programs are offered in Appleton, Green Bay, Plymouth, Madison, Watertown, Wausau, and West Allis. (Source: Academic Bulletin, 2013-2014).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


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