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See the Wolf Pack perform at Jazz Fest

Loyola announcement - April 20, 2017

Over the next two weekends, audiences will hear the call of the Wolf Pack as Loyola University New Orleans students, faculty, staff, and alumni continue a longstanding tradition of performing at the New Orleans Heritage & Jazz Festival. Let’s show some Loyola love at Jazz Fest this year.

Members of the Loyola family performing at Jazz Fest 2017 include:

Friday, April 28

  • John Mahoney Big Band, featuring Professor Emeritus John Mahoney, Assistant Professor Jeff Albert, Instructor of Music Therapy Ray Moore, Instructor of Piano Matt Lemmler ’90, Instructor of Jazz Bass Ed Wise, Instructor of Percussion Wayne Maureau, Lee Hicks, Richard Leveille, and Brian Garver,12:25 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Helen Gillet, MM ’04, 1:50 p.m., Lagniappe Stage
  • Blue Lu Barker Remembered, featuring Instructor of Guitar Don Vappie, 5:30 p.m., Peoples Health Economy Hall Tent
  • Harry Connick Jr. H16, 5:25 p.m., Acura Stage
  • Astral Project, featuring Professor of Saxophone Tony Dagradi ’86 and Instructor of Percussion Johnny Vidacovich ’72, 6 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent

Saturday, April 29

  • Stanton Moore ’94, 1:25 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Crescent City Lights Youth Theatre, featuring Instructor of Piano Matt Lemmler ’90, 4:10 p.m., Kids Tent
  • Tribute to Pete Fountain, featuring Instructor of Piano Matt Lemmler ’90, 4:15 p.m., Peoples Health Economy Hall Tent
  • Delfeayo Marsalis Uptown Jazz Orchesta, featuring Megan Swartz ’05 and Matt Skarzynski ’10, 6 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Dirty Bourbon River Show, featuring Noah Adams ’11, 6 p.m., Lagniappe Stage

Sunday, April 30

  • Flow Tribe, featuring Mario Palmisano ’10 and John-Michael Early ’87, 11:15 a.m., Acura Stage
  • Mia Borders ’10, featuring Instructor of Percussion Wayne Maureau, 11:20 a.m., Gentilly Stage
  • Magnificent 7, featuring Mark Mullins ’91 and John Gros ’89, 1:35 p.m., Acura Stage
  • Stoop Kids, featuring David Paternostro ’15, Thomas Eisenhood ’15, Joe Tontillo ’15 and Patrick DeHoyos ’15, 2:2o p.m., Lagniappe Stage
  • James Rivers Movement, 1:30 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Luther Kent & Trickbag, featuring Instructor of Jazz Bass Ed Wise, 2:40 p.m., Blues Tent
  • Lawrence Sieberths Estrella Banda, featuring Lawrence Sieberth ’76, 2:40 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Elle King, featuring Cyrus Nabipoor ’16, 3:50 p.m., Gentilly Stage
  • Lyle Henderson & Emmanu-EL, featuring Loyola Department of Chemistry staff member Lyle Henderson, 5:10 p.m., Gospel Tent

Thursday, May 4

  • Clive Wilson's New Orleans Serenaders, featuring former Loyola student Clive Wilson, 1:40 p.m., Peoples Health Economy Hal Tent
  • Loyola University Jazz Ensemble, 11:20 a.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Quiana Lynell and the Lush Life Band, featuring Loyola faculty, 12:30 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Dukes of Dixieland, Dave Mahoney ’03 and Alan Broome ’02, 12:40 p.m., Lagniappe Stage
  • The Chilluns, featuring former student Andre Bohren, 12:45 p.m., Gentilly Stage
  • Jesse McBride Big Band, featuring Loyola students and grads, 1:45 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Papo y Son Mando, featuring Omar Ramirez ’02, 3:05 p.m., Jazz and Heritage Stage
  • A Salute to Louis Armstrong, featuring Instructor Don Vappie, 4:15 p.m., People’s Health Economy Hall Tent
  • Torkestra: The Great American Songbook, featuring Assistant Professor Jeff Albert, 4:25 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Doyle Cooper Jazz Band, featuring Doyle Cooper ’16 and Arian Rotondo ’16, 5:50 p.m., Peoples Health and Economy Hall Tent

Friday, May 5

  • Naughty Professor, featuring John Culbreth ’14, Nick Ellman ’14, Ian Bowman ’14, former student Noah Young, and Bill Daniel ’14, 11:20 a.m., Acura Stage
  • Louis Ford & His New Orleans Flairs, featuring Louis Ford ’91, 11:20 a.m., Peoples Health and Economy Hall Tent
  • Shades of Praise, New Orleans Interracial Gospel Choir, 12:05 p.m., Gospel Tent
  • Bonerama, featuring Mark Mullins ’91 and Gregory Hicks ’04, 12:30 p.m., Acura Stage
  • Guitar Masters, featuring Instructor of Guitar John Rankin, Jimmy Robinson ’76, and Cranston Clements, 12:55 p.m., Lagniappe Stage
  • Jason Marsalis, featuring former Loyola student Jason Marsalis, 2:45 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • The Revivalists, featuring David Shaw ’03, George Gekas ’09, Andrew Campanelli ’09, and Michael Girardot ’08, 3:30 p.m., Acura Stage
  • Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans, featuring former Loyola students Doreen and Lawrence Ketchens, 5:55 p.m., Peoples Health and Economy Hall Tent

Saturday, May 6

  • Greg Agid Quartet, featuring Greg Agid ’10, 11:15 a.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Jeremy Davenport, featuring Jesse Boyd ’94, 12:20 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Leah Chase, featuring Leah Chase H ‘09, 1:30 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, featuring John Culbreth ’14, Nick Ellman ’14, Ian Bownman ’14, 1:40 p.m., Acura Stage
  • The New Orleans Groove Masters, featuring former student Jason Marsalis, 2:45 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Archdiocese of New Orleans Gospel Choir, featuring alumnus and adjunct faculty member in the Department of Mathematical Sciences Richard Cheri ’96, 1:55 p.m., Gospel Tent
  • Royal Teeth, featuring current Loyola law student Josh Hefner ’16, 3:45 p.m., Gentilly Stage
  • 610 Stompers, 5:15 p.m., Kids Tent
  • Judith Owen and Krewe de Jude, featuring Harry Hardin ’02, 5:15 p.m., Lagniappe Stage

Sunday, May 7

  • Khari Allen Lee & the New Creative Collective, featuring Davy Mooney MM ’08, 12:20 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Walter Wolfman Washington, featuring Instructor of Percussion Wayne Maureau, 12:35 p.m., Congo Square Stage
  • Ellis Marsalis, featuring Ellis Marsalis, M.M.E. ’86, 1:30 p.m., WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Galactic, featuring alumnus Stanton Moore ’94, Jeff Raines ’95 and Rich Vogul ’92, 1:45 p.m., Acura Stage
  • Sara Quintana & the Mississippi River Band, featuring alumna Sara Quintana ’07, 2:20 p.m., Lagniappe Stage
  • Don Vappie & the Creole Jazz Serenaders, featuring Instructor of Guitar Don Vappie, 3 p.m, Peoples Health and Economy Hall Tent

  • The Meters, featuring Assistant Professor Jeff Albert & Clarence Johnson III in the horn section, 5:30 p.m., Gentilly Stage