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James "Doc" Carlson Tribute Concert

Event Date: 
Friday, October 28, 2022 - 12:00am to Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 11:45pm
Location: 
University of Minnesota Morris and others
Abstract artistic graphic of Doc Carlson

James “Doc” Carlson Tribute Concert Weekend
October 28–29, 2022

Join us on campus for a weekend of music and memories as we honor the founder of the UMM Jazz Ensembles, James "Doc" Carlson, who passed away in December 2021. You are invited to participate in any/all events.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 28, 2022

  • 3–5 p.m.—Alumni Tribute Band rehearsal, Edson Auditorium, Student Center
  • 7–9 p.m.—Alumni Tribute Band rehearsal, Edson Auditorium, Student Center

To play in the alumni tribute band, RSVP at z.umn.edu/JamesCarlsonTributeBand.

  • 9 p.m.—Post-rehearsal gathering and jam session (all are welcome), Stone’s Throw Cafe, 506 Atlantic Avenue, Morris, MN 56267

Saturday, October 29, 2022

  • 9–11 a.m.—Alumni Tribute Band rehearsal, Edson Auditorium, Student Center
  • 1–3 p.m.—Alumni Tribute Band dress rehearsal, Edson Auditorium, Student Center
  • 6–7 p.m.—Chancellor's Reception, Grand Foyer, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center, University of Minnesota Morris

RSVP for the Chancellor's Reception at z.umn.edu/JamesCarlsonPreConcertSocial

  • 7–9 p.m.—James “Doc” Carlson Tribute Concert, Edson Auditorium, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center, University of Minnesota Morris

-Purchase concert tickets at z.umn.edu/JamesCarlsonTributeConcert.
-Advance purchased tickets can be mailed to you or picked up as “will call” outside of Edson Auditorium an hour prior to the concert.
-All seating is general admission with doors opening at 6:30 pm.
-Tickets can be purchased at the door but advanced purchase is recommended to guarantee seat availability.

  • 9 p.m.—Post-concert gathering and jam session (all are welcome), Old No. 1 Bar and Grill, 412 Atlantic Avenue, Morris, MN 56267

Contact and Learn More:  For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations by phone at 320-589-6066 or by email at alumni@morris.umn.edu.

Parking: Parking is free and available in all campus lots.

Request Accommodations: To request accommodations related to disability, contact the Disability Resource Center at 320-589-6178 or by email at ummssc@morris.umn.edu.