Beginning tonight, Tandem Press hosts a concert series featuring student ensembles from the UW-Madison School of Music’s Jazz Program under the leadership of Johannes Wallmann, Director of Jazz Studies at UW-Madison, and Les Thimmig, Professor of Saxophone. Tonight’s concert features the UW Contemporary Jazz Ensemble. It’s free and open to the public. Free parking is available, and refreshments will be served. This is from 5 to 7pm at Tandem Press, 1743 Commercial Avenue. For more info, call 608-263-3437.
Sunday is a benefit to raise funds for emergency relief in Gaza and scholarships for children in Arcatao, El Salvador, featuring David Rovics in concert with Clare Noelle. This is Sunday from 4 to 6pm at the Brink Lounge, 701 East Washington. There is a suggested donation. More info at madisonrafah.org.
W-O-R-T is looking for substitute volunteer receptionists. A welcoming spirit, good phone and message taking skills and some weekday availability is required. For information, call Glenn at 608-256-2001, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.