Scott Turpen http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en First Annual UW Jazz Fest Draws Student Groups From Around The State http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/first-annual-uw-jazz-fest-draws-student-groups-around-state <p>The University of Wyoming is hosting its <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/finearts/jazzfest/">first annual jazz festival</a> Thursday, March 27 and Friday, March 28. Both days are filled with concerts by high school and middle school jazz groups from around Wyoming. Guest artists from around the country will provide feedback to the performers and conduct clinics with the groups. UW professor and festival organizer Scott Turpen says first and foremost, the festival is about education.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:14:52 +0000 Micah Schweizer 55695 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org First Annual UW Jazz Fest Draws Student Groups From Around The State Ben Markley and Scott Turpen: And The Wind Came http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/ben-markley-and-scott-turpen-and-wind-came <p><strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/music/faculty-staff/benmarkley.html">Ben Markley</a></strong> is a composer and jazz pianist. He is also a visiting Assistant Professor of Music for the University of Wyoming Music Department. <strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/music/faculty-staff/scottturpen.html">Scott Turpen</a></strong> is a saxophonist and Professor at the University of Wyoming Music Department, teaching Jazz Studies. "And The Wind Came" was written and composed by Ben Markley.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6z2PQM9Tiw</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:39:18 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 49728 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Ben Markley and Scott Turpen: And The Wind Came