blue saxophoneConcert and dance repertoire are on the program Sunday for the University Jazz Ensemble cabaret.

Toe-tapping tunes to conclude cabaret concert

The University Jazz Ensemble’s annual Cabaret Concert, Sunday, March 29, is two shows in one.

The group, directed by Bob Fazecash, will open the evening with selections by popular songwriters ranging from Stevie Wonder and Burt Bacharach to jazz greats Oscar Pettiford and Wayne Shorter.

After the concert portion of the evening, the audience is invited to the dance floor as the ensemble becomes a big band featuring singers Leah Wilkinson, Brady Anderson, Lisette Gagnon, Emilie Mossman and Pia Lampitoe.

The show gets underway at 7 p.m. at the Caboto Club, 2175 Parent Avenue. Admission is $10, with a student rate of $5. Order tickets by phone at 519-253-3000, ext. 4212, or purchase online at