(Dec. 3, 2009)--UTSA and the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will host the 27th annual "Regency Jazz Band's Holiday Saxophones" from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 20 at the Downtown Campus Buena Vista Theater. The jazz event will feature some of the best local and regional saxophone musicians.
Performers will include George Prado, Joe Posada, Rene Sandoval, Joel Dilley, Larry Slezak, Paul Elizondo, Henry Brun and special guests.
"This event is part of an effort to expand programming at the UTSA Downtown Campus," said Jesse Zapata, UTSA vice provost, Downtown Campus. "I believe that this special performance in the Buena Vista Theater can attract a whole new audience to the popular San Antonio event. We are pleased to be working with the Guadalupe Theater, and we hope this will be a yearly tradition. Because tickets to their previous performances have always sold out quickly, we encourage everyone to buy your tickets now."
Admission is $20. Free parking will be available at the UTSA Cattlemen's Square lot.
For tickets and more information, call 210-458-2712.
Ron Ellis conducts the student instrumental ensemble in a free concert that is open to the public.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (Arts 2.03.02), Main Campus
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Student Union Paseo and Convocation Center entrance, Main Campus
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Student Union, Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus
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John Peace Library, Assembly Room (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
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Student Union, Mesquite Room (SU 2.01.24), Main Campus
MuTe Fest is a celebration of original music and technology. Three days of concerts, sessions, and informative lectures will offer a unique experience of musical works created by fellow UTSA students and the chance to gain valuable knowledge about music technology.
Art Building, Music Tech Lab (Arts 3.01.30B), Main Campus
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Buena Vista Street Building (BVB 2.304), Downtown Campus
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Student Union, Denman Room (SU 2.01.28), Main Campus
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