SPC’s Upward Bound students slate concert on July 5


LEVELLAND – The Upward Bound Jazz and Performance Practice class at South Plains College will perform in a concert at 7 p.m. on July 5 (Tuesday) in the Tom T. Hall Studio.

Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend.

The concert will feature the performance of five original songs crafted by the students.

In the Jazz History and Performance class, the students study jazz history, music composition, and performance practices. They will perform the music they’ve written and perform the music on instruments they have been playing for only one month. 

To help prepare and promote the concert, the students are placed on one of three teams – Producer and Production Team, Marketing Team and Art Design and Promotion Team.  

Members of the Producer and Production Team are Adrianna Garcia, Chase Pickering, Eian Mulkey and Zoey Ruiz. The Marketing Team members are Ariana Vasquez, Daisy Perez, Noah Gonzales and Zachary Lopez. 

The Art Design and Promotion Team members are Blake Clift, Elizabeth Sanchez, Jax Riege and Taylor Howard.

For more information, contact Emily Wheeler, adjunct instructor in Commercial Music, at (806) 716-2492.