ICF-RAC End-of-the-Year Virtual Celebration!
Thursday, December 16, 2021, 5:30-7:00pm
The tradition of hosting our End-of-the-Year Celebration and Recognition party will continue...virtually!
Please join us for an evening of LIVE MUSIC, CONNECTION and PRIZES on December 16th. We will take a moment to raise a toast to our achievements as a community.
Enjoy your favorite beverage, bring your best energy, and wear your festive/fun/funky outfit.
We are looking forward to seeing you! ICF-RAC Board of Directors 2021
PLEASE NOTE: This event is free. Please RSVP so that we can send you the Zoom link for the event.
We invite our members to make a voluntary $10 donation, which the Chapter will match, dollar for dollar! The funds raised will be donated to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. Your tax deductible contribution can be made online during the RSVP registration process.
We will have music with Gabe Evens.
Gabe Evens is the Assistant Professor of Jazz Piano, Composition and Arranging at the University of Louisville, Jamey Aebersold Jazz Studies Program. He has performed throughout the United States and in Malaysia, Singapore, Spain, and France and has played with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, the Miami City Ballet Orchestra, the University of North Texas Symphony and Concert Orchestras, the UNT One O’Clock Lab Band, and the University of Miami Concert Jazz Band.
As an arranger and composer, Evens has released seven CDs of original music, written commissions for Sheena Easton and Kate McGarry with the Cape Symphony Orchestra, and for Nneena Freelon with the John Brown Big Band. He has had numerous compositions performed by chamber and large ensembles including the Louisville Orchestra, Orquestra Sinfónica de Loja, the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra to the UNT One O’Clock Lab Band.
Evens is a faculty member of the prestigious Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops, a certified teacher of the Alexander Technique, holds an MA in Jazz Piano Performance from the University of Miami, and a DMA in Performance, major in Jazz studies (composition emphasis) from the University of North Texas.