With Guest Dan Haerle, Piano
Dan Haerle is a legendary jazz educator, composer, and pianist. In his 50-year career, Haerle has performed with Stan Kenton, Clark Terry, Mel Torme, Al Jarreau, Pat Methany, Dave Liebman, Wood Shaw, Freddie Hubbard, and others. Continuously in demand as a clinician and educator, he brings a lifetime of performance and teaching experience as he joins the Jazz Ensembles for this performance. Hearle is a professor emeritus of the University of North Texas where he taught jazz for 35 years and was inducted into the International Association of Jazz Education Hall of Fame in 2003.