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Jazz Seminar: Ingrid Jensen

Trumpeter Ingrid Jensen will address “Exploring Resonance: A discussion of the importance of connection with the elements of sound.” Free

Born in Vancouver and raised in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Ingrid Jensen has been hailed as one of the most gifted improvising trumpeters of her generation. She graduated from Berklee College of Music in 1989, moved to Europe to teach at the Bruckner Conservatory at the age of twenty one, and returned to the east coast three years later to embark on a full fledged career in Jazz music and beyond.

Ingrid has lived in New York for over twenty years and has recorded six CDs as a leader or co-leader and has been featured prominently on three Grammy winning discs and numerous Juno winning albums as well, including her own winning CD, Vernal Fields.

Ingrid continues to compose, arrange and lead her own groups as well as perform with cutting edge bands such as Terri-Lyne Carringtonʼs Mosaic Project, the Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra and Darcy James and Secret Society. More about Ingrid can be found on her website. www.ingridjensen.com.

Friday, November 2 at 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Frick Fine Arts Building, Auditorium
650 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Jazz Seminar: Ingrid Jensen

Trumpeter Ingrid Jensen will address “Exploring Resonance: A discussion of the importance of connection with the elements of sound.” Free

Born in Vancouver and raised in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Ingrid Jensen has been hailed as one of the most gifted improvising trumpeters of her generation. She graduated from Berklee College of Music in 1989, moved to Europe to teach at the Bruckner Conservatory at the age of twenty one, and returned to the east coast three years later to embark on a full fledged career in Jazz music and beyond.

Ingrid has lived in New York for over twenty years and has recorded six CDs as a leader or co-leader and has been featured prominently on three Grammy winning discs and numerous Juno winning albums as well, including her own winning CD, Vernal Fields.

Ingrid continues to compose, arrange and lead her own groups as well as perform with cutting edge bands such as Terri-Lyne Carringtonʼs Mosaic Project, the Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra and Darcy James and Secret Society. More about Ingrid can be found on her website. www.ingridjensen.com.

Friday, November 2 at 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Frick Fine Arts Building, Auditorium
650 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

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Department of Music
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