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01-03-2011

Jazz Band to Entertain Returning Clarkson University Students

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Clarkson University Associate Professor of Philosophy Bill Vitek and his trio of jazz musicians will play a Welcome Back Concert for new and returning students to kick off the new semester.

The band, A Fine Line, is composed of Vitek on keyboard, along with drummer Kyle Tupper and string bassist Dan Gagliardi. The concert will be in a coffee house format on Thursday, January 8, at 7 p.m. in the Cheel Campus Center. The public is welcome and the concert is free. The band FineLine

The concert is co-sponsored by the Clarkson Union Board and Co-curricular Education and Programming.

Clarkson University launches leaders into the global economy. One in six alumni already leads as a CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company. Located just outside the Adirondack Park in Potsdam, N.Y., Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university for undergraduates with select graduate programs in signature areas of academic excellence directed toward the world’s pressing issues. Through 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, sciences and health sciences, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and engineering innovation with enterprise.

Photo caption: Clarkson University Associate Professor of Philosophy Bill Vitek and his trio of jazz musicians will play a Welcome Back Concert for new and returning students to kick off the new semester on Thursday, January 8. The band, A Fine Line, is composed of Vitek (left) on keyboard, along with drummer Kyle Tupper (right) and string bassist Dan Gagliardi.

[News directors and editors: For more information, contact Michael P. Griffin, director of News & Digital Content Services, at 315-268-6716 or mgriffin@clarkson.edu.]

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