Jazz with Strings Concert

The University of North Carolina Wilmington Department of Music is hosting an evening of jazz performances on Friday, Sept. 27 in Beckwith Recital Hall. Music Department Chair Frank Bongiorno will be joined by faculty, alumni, and other noted musicians from the Wilmington area for the concert, in which they’ll perform a collection of works inspired by legendary jazz saxophonist Charlie Parker. The event is part of UNCW’s Family and Alumni Weekend and proceeds from Jazz with Strings will go to the department’s scholarship fund.