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College of Arts and Sciences School of Music


NighthawkNighthawk is a faculty ensemble that features hard driving, fiery saxophones and an emphasis on high energy improvisation. Individually, these musicians have performed with the top figures in jazz, including Randy Brecker, Tom Harrell, David Friesen, Mal Waldron, Gabe Baltazar, Bill Watrous, Jim Pugh, and Marvin Stamm. The group performs a mix of original compositions written by members of the ensemble and jazz standards.

View a video of Nighthawk below.

Greg Yasinitsky Greg Yasinitsky
David Jarvis David Jarvis
snider.dave250 David Snider
acoustic and electric bass
Dave Hagelganz David Hagelganz
tenor saxophone


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