(Norman, Okla) September 21, 2011— The University of Oklahoma School of Music presents the OU Jazz Bands with a ‘Diva’ themed concert at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 6, Sharp Concert Hall. The concert, under the direction of Jay Wilkinson, will include music from classic swing to modern including a number from the Doc Severinsen library and feature OU studentvocalists Kate Dinsmore and Bola Ibidapo.

Ibidapo, a Freshman Journalism student studying Public Relations, is an Alto and can be heard performing with the OU ChoralUnion under the direction of Rick Zielinski. Dinsmore is a senior majoring in Musical Theatre, she recently performed in the 2011 spring production of University Theatre’s “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.” Dinsmore will perform “Have You Met Miss Jones” and both will perform the duet “Alright, Okay, You Win.”

All Sutton Series performances are in OU’s Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd, in your OU Arts District! Tickets for Sutton Series events are $9 for adults and $5 for all students, OU faculty/staff and senior adults. For tickets and up-to-date information call the Fine Arts Box Office at (405) 325-4101.

Many concerts are scheduled for live stream via Internet, to see a schedule visit http://music.ou.edu/calendar. Please visit http://music.ou.edu/ for a full calendar of events and performances at the School of Music.

The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity institution. For accommodations on the basis of disability, please call the Box Office at (405) 325-4101.

Holly Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts
University of Oklahoma
(405) 325-6673