Derrick E. Gardner teaches Ottowa Jazz Works Camp Composers – Aug 14-20

The JazzWorks summer Jazz Workshop is a three-day jazz workshop, with a two-day or 3-day extension option, offering instruction, coaching, peer support, networking and…lots of fun! Composer’s Symposium 2-day option starts Tuesday August 15, 5:00 pm. The 3-day CS option starts Monday, August 14, 5:00 PM. Jazz Camp runs Thursday August 17, 5:00 pm to […]

The UM Buddy DeFranco Festival

3/18: Derrick Gardner, Guest Artist at UM Buddy DeFranco Jazz Festival

March 17-18, 2016 Dennison Theatre The University of Montana College of Visual and Performing Arts in conjunction with the School of Music is proud to announce the 2016 edition of the UM Buddy DeFrancoJazz Festival which will occur on March 17-18, 2016. The emphasis of this instrumental and vocal jazz festival is on education, improvisation […]

Trumpeter Derrick Gardner plays WSO Trumpet Festival – Nov 11th

Nov 6, 2015 – Nov 15, 2015 The first ever WSO Trumpet Festival brings James Morrison and Joe Burgstaller, two of the world’s greatest living trumpet players, to Winnipeg for a week of brassy excitement. Hear great trumpet works from across the classical and jazz repertoire with two WSO Pops (Nov 6-8) and Classics (Nov […]