Gordon in the News: last updated 10/20/2006

Gordon College Music Department to Present Jazz Ensemble Concert

Office of College Communications

WENHAM, MA-The Department of Music at Gordon College will present its Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert on Thursday, May 4, at 8:00 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall on the campus of Gordon College.

The event will feature the music of the big bands of Buddy Rich and Benny Goodman, along with jazz standards by George Gershwin, Erskine Hawkins, Dom Spera and Frank Mantooth. Student soloists will include trombonist Jeremy Lindgren performing a beautiful ballad, Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most, and singers Betsy DeJong and Katherine Olszewski singing many favorites including When You Wish Upon A Star, All the Things You Are and S'Wonderful.

To purchase tickets visit www.gordon.edu, call 978.867.3400 or stop by the Gordon College Bookstore. $11 for adults and $8 for seniors and children under the age of 12. Limited quantities available at the door.


Gordon College is a Christian college of the liberal arts and sciences on Boston's North Shore. The college offers majors in 36 fields and has graduate programs in education and music education. Leading the way in Christian college merit, Gordon is nationally ranked for its excellence in academics and its role in character building. These achievements recognize Gordon as one of the nation's top Christian colleges.