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CCCCD HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL VOCAL JAZZ FESTIVAL

Oct. 15, 2004 –Collin County Community College District will host its third annual Vocal Jazz Festival from 1-5 p.m., concluding with an Express Café vocal jazz concert from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 30 in room AA135 in the conference center at the college’s Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway, in Plano.

Free and open to the public, the festival features a vocal jazz workshop designed for high school and college students. The workshop, based on a learning (versus performing) environment, will include solo and ensemble clinics. Sue Cruse, CCCCD jazz voice associate professor, will teach the solo voice clinic. Kathy Morgan, CCCCD professor of choral music, will teach the ensemble clinic, which includes learning a jazz chart. Following the workshops, CCCCD Expressions and combo will perform an informal concert in a café-style environment as a preview for their upcoming fall concert which will be held Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. in the John Anthony Theatre at the College’s Spring Creek Campus.

Students who are interested in participating in the workshops should call Kathy Morgan immediately at 972.881.5653 to reserve a spot.

Collin College serves more than 46,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.