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Students run innovative and interactive Jazz in the Hubs concert series

NEW: Photos from the Jazz in the Hub event at Hess Street School -- the first of 6 performances being put on by Mohawk Music students and faculty, with support from the Hamilton Community Foundation:

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The Mohawk College Student Big Band is performing a free and interactive Jazz in the Hubs concert series this month for more than 1,000 children at 6 inner city elementary schools.

The series is funded by the Hamilton Community Foundation through a service learning grant to the College. Narrated concerts are followed by Meet the Instrument Sessions led by Mohawk students, with instruments from Long & McQuade music store.

For more info, contact Astrid Hepner at 905.387.9833.