Fryer special guest at WF jazz night concert
West Fargo Public Schools jazz ensembles will present the 13th Annual Jazz Night concert Thursday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m., at the High School Theater. The Cheney Middle School Jazz Band under the direction of Jason Carlson, the Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center Jazz Band under the direction of Sue Jordahl, and the WFHS Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Mark Berntson will be performing.
Also appearing with the WFHS Jazz Ensemble as guest guitar soloist will be Nick Fryer, assistant professor of Music at Minnesota State University Moorhead where he teaches guitar, jazz combo, and directs the MSUM Guitar Ensemble. He will join the Jazz Ensemble for "Watermelon Man" by Herbie Hancock, "Lil' Darlin'" by Neil Hefti, and "Birdland" by Joe Zawinul.