PETER ERSKINE TO PLAY WITH NMU JAZZ BAND

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – Drummer Peter Erskine will perform with the Northern Michigan University Jazz Band at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 11, at Kaufman Auditorium.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  Erskine has been playing the drums since the age of four, and has been in world-class jazz ensembles for 30 years. He won a Grammy Award for “8:30” with the group Weather Report, and has recorded 400 albums with various bands and artists.

Besides touring and recording, Erskine is composing for dance, theater and animation. He has also made three instructional videos and written several drum instruction books.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  Tickets cost $1 for NMU students, $5 for all other students and $10 for adults. Tickets can be purchased at all NMU E-Z Ticket Outlets.



Prepared By
Jessica Holman
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