A Jazz / On Screen presentation with Further Jazz, Inc.
Miles Davis provided the score for Louis Malle's first film, a suspenseful noir thriller featuring Jeanne Moreau. A self-assured businessman murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events. NR / 91 min.In French w/ subtitles.
Stick around after the film for a concert by Glenn Wilson & Friends featuring the music of Miles Davis.
01/18 @ 7:00pm
Kicking off the 44th Annual IWU Jazz Festival, this all-star concert will showcase the festival's clinicians and guest artists playing the music of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. This concert is free to attend and open to the public. Featuring: Glenn Wilson – saxophone Robert Sears – trumpet Tim Pitchford – trombone Chip Stephens – piano Jeff Halsey – bass Matt Endres – drums The IWU Jazz Festival is a non-competitive “comments-only” festival which has been celebrated for decades as the starting point of the jazz season for Illinois high school and junior high school jazz groups, including vocal ensembles. For more information on the festival please visit the festival website.
01/31 @ 7:00pm