University of Mobile Jazz Band Performs Frank Sinatra hits Oct. 22 at “Ol’ Blue Eyes” Concert

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The popular singer’s hit songs will come to life during UM Jazz Band concert

MOBILE, Ala.- University of Mobile Jazz Band brings back the iconic tunes of “Ol’ Blue Eyes” himself, featuring some of Frank Sinatra’s most notable works, during an Oct. 22 concert at Saraland Performing Arts Center.

Among Sinatra’s popular hits that the UM Jazz Band will perform are “Almost Like Being in Love,” “My Way,” “The Best is Yet to Come,” and “The Way You Look Tonight.”

The “Ol’ Blue Eyes” concert is set for Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Saraland High School, 1115 Industrial Pkwy., Saraland. The concert is part of the 2016-2017 UM Performing Arts Series presented by students and faculty in The Roger Breland School of Music and the School of Worship Leadership.

Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at itickets.com and at the door.

 

UM Jazz Band is directed by Kenn Hughes, associate professor and director of instrumental studies.

For information about the University of Mobile Performing Arts Series, visit umobile.edu/pas or call the UM Center for Performing Arts at 251.442.2383.

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Trey Taulbee

Trey Taulbee

Trey oversees all facets of the university’s creative process, including photo, video, design, print and digital media. He received his Bachelor of Science in Communication from UM and his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism from Full Sail University. Prior to his current role, Trey worked in enrollment services and student life. Additionally, Trey co-owns a photography business with his wife, Michelle, specializing in wedding and portrait photography. He lives on Alabama’s eastern shore with Michelle, son, Jack and dogs Cammie & Malone.

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