MSU Cook Recital Hall, 333 W. Circle Dr, East Lansing, MI 48823
Cost: $15 for adults, $12 for senior citizens (age 60 and older), $5 for students with ID and anyone under age 18.
Contact Info: MSU College of Music, 517-353-5340
Description: MSUFCU Jazz Artist in Residence: Music of Anat Cohen
An internationally acclaimed virtuoso of jazz clarinet and saxophone and member of all-women big bands, Anat Cohen brings her expressive style to the Michigan State University College of Music for a week of teaching and touring supported by the MSU Federal Credit Union Jazz Artist in Residence program.
Cohen is scheduled to perform with the MSU Jazz Octets I led by Rivera in the MSU Cook Recital Hall in the MSU Music Building on Friday, Feb. 10, at 8 p.m. The concert will also showcase performances of the MSU Jazz Octets II, III and IV. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $5 for students, and are available from the College of Music box office, or in person at the Music Building, Room 102, 333 W. Circle Drive or over the phone at (517) 353-5340, also online at music.msu.edu, or at the door one hour before the show.
Cohen has won hearts and minds the world over with her expressive virtuosity and delightful stage presence. She has toured the world, headlining at the Newport, Umbria, SF Jazz and North Sea jazz festivals. In March 2015, Anzic Records released Luminosa, her seventh album as a bandleader.