Wed, May 03|
The Sandbar @ The Cove at UNO
JAZZ @ THE SANDBAR: Nicole Glover
Originally hailing from Oregon and currently based in NYC, saxophonist, composer and educator Nicole Glover is this week's special guest teaching artist, clinician and student jazz combo bandleader...
Time & Location
May 03, 2023, 7:00 PM CDT – May 04, 2023, 9:30 PM CDT
The Sandbar @ The Cove at UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Dr, New Orleans, LA 70122, USA
About The Event
Nicole Glover is a saxophonist, bandleader, composer, and educator currently based in New York City.
Growing up in Oregon, she was introduced to the music through her father’s record collection, and studied in programs dedicated to learning jazz music and priming students for touring and performing, such as the award winning American Music Program and Next Generation Jazz Orchestra.
She moved to the East Coast to attend William Paterson University, where she studied with Mulgrew Miller, Harold Mabern, and Rich Perry, and assumed permanent residence in NYC in 2015. She established herself as a rising saxophonist and indemand sideperson, performing throughout North and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, and working with esteemed artists such as with Christian McBride, Al Foster, Victor Lewis, George Cables, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Billy Hart, Esperanza Spalding, Renee Rosnes, Kenny Washington, Reggie Workman, Gene Perla, George Colligan, Ben Wolfe, Ulysses Owens, Mike Clark, Jeff "Tain" Watts, Joe Farnsworth, Allison Miller, Joel Ross, Geoffrey Keezer, David Weiss, Luis Perdomo, Aaron Diehl, Jason Brown, Rodney Green, and Bill Goodwin. Additionally, she joined Latin Grammy winning artist Buika for her 2019 world tour, and was invited to join Blue Note Records all-women supergroup ARTEMIS beginning in 2020. Nicole is also an experienced educator and clinician. She is currently teaching at The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, and has participated in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s "Jazz For Young People" educational outreach program.
Sets at 7:00pm and 8:30pm.
Admission is $10 at the door | All Ages
FREE for students & staff.
Admission proceeds benefit the students of the Jazz Studies program at UNO.
THE SANDBAR is LOCATED at 100 Founders Rd. inside "The Cove" on the campus of the University of New Orleans. (Enter from 2000 Lakeshore Drive) - See the Map to The Cove on the Sandbar series page here >>> https://www.nojc.org/sandbar