College jazz musicians from across the state will gather at McPherson College on Nov. 7 for the Sixth Annual Jazz Festival. Performances throughout the day will be in Brown Auditorium and Mingenback Theatre and are free to the public. The McPherson College Jazz Band will perform in Brown Auditorium at 11:30 a.m. as part of the festival.
This year, 27 groups from 18 different schools will perform. A panel of four professional jazz educators will be adjudicating the performances and giving feedback immediately following each performance. Individual musicianship awards will be presented to students at the end of the day.