Cincinnati jazz group closes Five Nights season

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From Bourbon Street to Broadway, Dixieland, swing, mainstream and Latin Jazz


Ohio State Marion’s performing arts and entertainment series Five Nights on Campus closes another successful season of entertainment with a performance by the Cincinnati-based jazz band Bone Voyage, Thursday, May 9, 7:30 p.m. in Morrill Hall Auditorium on the Marion campus.


Bone Voyage is a septet that plays the music of the 20th century with the refreshing sound of two trombones plus trumpets, clarinet/sax, vibraphone, and rhythm.  The band maintains a busy performance schedule throughout the tri-state area and recently concluded a 7 ½ year residency at the Cactus Pear Southwest Bistro in Blue Ash, Ohio.  Led by Marion native, Dave Haldeman, the band is known for its wide repertoire, ranging from Bourbon Street to Broadway, Traditional Dixieland Jazz to Swing, and Mainstream Jazz to Latin Jazz.  Get ready for a musical trip down memory lane!

Ticket prices for Five Nights individual performances are:  $10 for adults; $9 for seniors; and $4 for students.  Marion campus faculty and staff, which includes all Ohio State Marion and Marion Technical College personnel, are eligible for $8 discounted individual performance tickets.  All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. in Morrill Hall Auditorium. Doors open at 7 p.m. All tickets are general seating.

For tickets, sponsorship opportunities, or more information on Five Nights contact Gary Iams at:  (740) 725-6253 or e-mail:  For detailed information on upcoming Five Nights on Campus performances, visit:

The mission of Five Nights on Campus is to provide exceptional and diverse cultural and educational opportunities and to encourage the community to be a part of campus life.  The series, which began in autumn 1995, offers an outstanding blend of talented local, national, and international performers.

Five Nights on Campus is made possible through the generous support of the following community-minded businesses:  ClearChannel Marion; Frontier Communications; Marion Community Credit Union; Marion General Hospital; Marion Industrial Center, Inc.; Marion Technical College; Morral Companies, LLC; Sims Bros., Inc.; The Herald; The Marion Star; Whirlpool Corporation; Wyandot, Inc.