Tag - Rob Foster

Valentine’s Day jazz concert is ‘A Time for Love’

Guest artist Michael Dease will join the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Rob Foster for a special Valentine’s Day-themed concert at the Maxwell Theatre on the Summerville Campus. Dease, a graduate of Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School, took saxophone lessons from Foster...

Samba and bossa nova: Exploring the sounds of Brazil

Dr. Rob Foster, professor of music and director of the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble, discusses two of Brazil’s most popular exports: the samba and the bossa nova. For the latest from Rio and for great Olympic-related content provided by the talented members of the Augusta University...

Tonight: Jazz at the G makes its spring debut

The first Jazz at the G event of the new year will be Tuesday, Feb. 16 at the Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on the Summerville Campus. It will feature the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Rob Foster, professor of music, as well as special guest Amos Hoffman...

Jazz at the G concert series continues today

“Jazz at the G,” a series of jazz concerts on Georgia Regents University’s Summerville Campus, continues on Tuesday, Nov. 10, at the Maxwell Theatre. This time, it’s all about the students, as the program features performances by The GRU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Rob Foster. The...

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