Faculty Jazz Players
The Faculty Jazz Players feature an all-star lineup of faculty musicians. The ensemble's repertoire consists of original works and repertoire from artists such as Art Blakey, Charlie Parker/Dizzy Gillespie, Clifford Brown/Max Roach and others. Jazz lovers can catch a show on the University of Memphis campus, during the School of Music's annual Jazz Week, or at historic venues throughout the region.
- Mike Assad - drums
- Jack Cooper - saxes/woodwinds
- Alvie Givhan- piano
- Michael Shults - saxophone
- Sam Shoup - bass
- David Spencer - trumpet/flugelhorn