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BYU Jazz Group Synthesis Headlines a Week of Streamed Jazz Performances

Program will include compositions by director Kristen Bromley

Livestream performance is November 4 at 7:30 p.m.

As the days shorten and the winter weather creeps in, live jazz music is just the thing to liven up your chilly November evenings.

Synthesis, BYU’s award-winning jazz ensemble, will present a live virtual performance with a rousing lineup of jazz hits. With director Ray Smith on sabbatical, distinguished performer and composer Kristen R. Bromley will direct the group known for its seamless blend of swing, blues, jazz, Latin and fusion musical styles.

“We’ve been working hard and doing our best to prepare around the various challenges imposed by COVID-19,” Bromley said. “Perhaps in reaction to all the pent up energy from the pandemic, we will be playing some great blues charts.”

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