Jazz 4 Justice

2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

The Alexandria Music Department is proud to present the second annual Jazz4Justice Concert Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center. Jazz4Justice is a partnership between the Alexandria Bar Association and the Music Department to raise money for Legal Services of Northern Virginia, the Bar Foundation and music scholarships at NOVA. NOVA’s Alexandria Jazz Ensemble, under the … Continue reading 2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

Jazz 4 Justice

2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

The Alexandria Music Department is proud to present the second annual Jazz4Justice Concert Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center. Jazz4Justice is a partnership between the Alexandria Bar Association and the Music Department to raise money for Legal Services of Northern Virginia, the Bar Foundation and music scholarships at NOVA. NOVA’s Alexandria Jazz Ensemble, under the … Continue reading 2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

The Alexandria Music Department is proud to present the second annual Jazz4Justice Concert Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center. Jazz4Justice is a partnership between the Alexandria Bar Association and the Music Department to raise money for Legal Services of Northern Virginia, the Bar Foundation and music scholarships at NOVA. NOVA’s Alexandria Jazz Ensemble, under the … Continue reading 2nd Annual Jazz4Justice Concert

Come Hear Music at NOVA

Who: The NOVA Community Chorus, Jazz Ensemble, and Alexandria Band What: A Spring Concert and A Commemoration of the 200th birthdays of Richard Wagner and Giuseppe Verdi When: May 2 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Why: This will be a fantastic concert that features the NOVA Alexandria music ensembles. Selections will include pieces written by Wagner, Verdi and many other composers. Where: Rachel M. … Continue reading Come Hear Music at NOVA

Alexandria Partners With Blues Alley to Showcase Jazz

The NOVA Alexandria Music Department is excited to be partnering with Blues Alley for three events in April for Jazz Appreciation Month. All faculty, staff and students are invited to join us for these events.  NOVA Alexandria Jazz Ensemble (student group) Monday, April 1 COST: $15 cover charge, $12 minimum For more info: www.bluesalley.com John Kocur Quintet (faculty) Monday, April 15 CD Release Party Sets … Continue reading Alexandria Partners With Blues Alley to Showcase Jazz

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra Provides Insights to Master Class

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra Conductor Kim Allen Kluge and his concertmaster Claudia Chudacoff graced the Alexandria Campus Music Department for the master class to work with several of our student ensembles. It was an incredible learning opportunity for the students involved and those who came to simply watch and absorb the lessons. Kluge and Chudacoff offered tremendous insight into the musicality of performance and playing off … Continue reading Alexandria Symphony Orchestra Provides Insights to Master Class

NOVA Jazz Night

NOVA Jazz Night at Carlyle Club

The Alexandria Campus Music Department will present the second annual NOVA Jazz Night at the Carlyle Club in Old Town Alexandria on Thursday, November 15 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature performances by the NOVA Jazz Combo and Jazz Ensemble directed by John Kocur (AL). Admission is free and there is no minimum purchase in the lounge area. Dinner is served beginning at 6:30 p.m. ($25 … Continue reading NOVA Jazz Night at Carlyle Club

The Washington Post Reviews Kocur’s Band

NOVA’s John Kocur (AL), instructor of music and director of the Jazz Studies and Music Appreciation Programs, was recently in a The Washington Post article, John Kocur offers smoking instrumental jazz at Twins by Michael West. West reviewed a concert Kocur and his professional band performed. For questions, contact jkocur@nvcc.edu or 703-933-8364. Continue reading The Washington Post Reviews Kocur’s Band

Jazz @ Bisdorf Concert

The NOVA Alexandria Music Department invites you to attend the “Jazz @ Bisdorf Concert” on Thursday, October 27 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria (room 128) of the Bisdorf building. Admission is free. The venue address is 3001 N. Beauregard Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22311. The NOVA Alexandria Jazz Ensemble (NAJE) will perform music from the repertoires of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Stan … Continue reading Jazz @ Bisdorf Concert