Julia and Kerry Marsh will both perform this Tuesday evening with the Colorado Jazz Orchestra, directed by David Caffey. The vocal feature pieces include a tribute to the late Tim Hauser of Manhattan Transfer. Julia and Kerry are also serving as vocal jazz clinicians and faculty at the 2015 UNC Jazz Camp for the second year as they prepare to launch the new vocal jazz degrees at UNC this coming fall.
Designed to be intensive, challenging, and inspiring, the UNC Jazz Camp will be led by the jazz faculty from the University of Northern Colorado and special guests Clay Jenkins, Don Aliquo, Paul McKee, and Julia Dollison.
Be a part of student big bands, combos, vocal jazz ensembles, jazz master classes, jazz theory and listening classes, nightly faculty group concerts, and a special performance by the Colorado Jazz Orchestra.
Singing with Ben Folds and the Colorado Orchestra at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, CO for his ongoing Orchestra Experience concert series. This multi-platinum-selling singer/songwriter performs his new music, along with his pop hits in lush orchestral arrangements, also featuring Kerry Marsh and the FoldsChoir.
Vertical Voices Quartet will make their New York debut at SubCulture NYC -- Manhattan's newest premier jazz club! Featuring Julia Dollison (soprano), Jennifer Barnes (alto), Kerry Marsh (tenor) and Greg Jasperse (bass) along with an all-star rhythm section including Clarence Penn on drums.
Vertical Voices will be the headline performers at Music Fest Toronto on two evening concerts at 6 & 8 pm. Featuring Julia Dollison (soprano), Jennifer Barnes (alto), Kerry Marsh (tenor) and Greg Jasperse (bass). Also adjudicating student vocal jazz ensembles competition.
Julia Dollison and Kerry Marsh vocal duo will perform at and host the "After Hours" Jazz Session at the Moxi in Downtown Greeley, immediately following the vocal jazz headlining acts at the UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival: Deborah Brown (solo performance) and Groove For Thought (vocal jazz group). This performance will showcase new arrangements and Vertical Voices favorites, featuring many local and visiting guest artists. Very excited about this one!
Directing the North Dakota All State Jazz Choir at the NDMEA (North Dakota Music Education Association) Conference from March 26 to 28, 2015. This will be Julia's second All State Jazz Choir directed following Colorado Women's All State Jazz Choir in January.
Frost Concert Jazz Band - A Journey In Jazz:
The Music Of Gary Lindsay
March 23, 2015 @ 8:00 PM
University of Miami Gusman Concert Hall
GARY LINDSAY, conductor
with special guest artist
JULIA DOLLISON, vocals
Julia Dollison and Kerry Marsh will serve as co-clinicians and guest performers with "Frequency," the flagship vocal jazz ensemble from Troy University, under the award-winning direction of Dr. Diane Orlofsky.
The 2nd Annual Vertical Voices Vocal Jazz Festival is taking place at Rochelle Township High School in Rochelle, Illinois. The festival is being produced by Cory Jones. Vertical Voices Vocal Quartet features Julia Dollison (soprano), Jennifer Barnes (alto), Kerry Marsh (tenor) and Greg Jasperse (bass) will perform the opening evening concert and will serve as clinicians for high school and college student vocal jazz ensembles.
ACDA Salt Lake City, Vocal Jazz Roundtable Discussion, Wednesday, February 25, 9:30 a.m.
Title of Roundtable Discussion: “Is there a new ‘American Songbook’ in jazz? Who are the new (vocal) jazz composers, and what arrangers are tapping into their work? And why is so little of it written for women’s voices and younger groups? “
Roundtable Participants: Jeremy Fox, Matt Falker, Kerry Marsh, and Julia Dollison
Location: Salt Palace Convention Center Meeting Room 254 A, B &C
For more information, please visit: http://acda.org/
Vertical Voices Live Quartet to headline the 2015 Kinser Jazz Festival at Casper College in Casper, Wyoming. Vocalists: Julia Dollison (soprano), Jennifer Barnes (alto), Kerry Marsh (tenor), Greg Jasperse (bass). Dana Landry (piano), Erik Applegate (bass), Brian Claxton (drums).
CCJA Colorado Conservatory for Jazz Arts Presents: Jazz Arts Voices Solo & Ensemble Concert at Dazzle Jazz Restaurant & Lounge from 2 to 4pm. This is the group's debut performance after launching the Vocal Jazz Program this Fall, Directed by Julia Dollison.
Julia Dollison and Kerry Marsh will serve as co-clinicians and guest performers with "Frequency," the flagship vocal jazz ensemble from Troy University, under the direction of Diane Orlofsky.