Free Bridge Quintet - Haunted Halloween

Friday, October 27 - 8:00 PM

The Free Bridge Quintet will present an enchanting evening of Halloween-themed jazz tunes on Friday October 27th at 8pm in Old Cabell Hall.   Join the hauntingly hip FBQ as they fill the hall with some wickedly good tunes to get you in the mood for All Hallow's Eve.   

The Free Bridge Quintet is the faculty jazz quintet of the University of Virginia Department of Music. Founded in 1997, it features Jeff Decker on saxophones, Robert Jospé on the drums, Peter Spaar on bass, John D’earth on trumpet and flugelhorn, and Calvin Brown on piano. The quintet has been a staple of the UVA/Charlottesville jazz scene, and of the greater Central Virginia jazz scene, for over two decades. Its members are internationally recognized jazz performers and recording artists.

Tickets for the Free Bridge Quintet are $15 General, $13 for UVA Faculty & Staff, $5 for Students and Free for UVA Students who reserve in advance.  Tickets can be purchased at the Arts Box Office at or by calling 434.924.3376 and at the door, starting one hour before the concert.

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Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA’s historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda. (map) Parking is available in the central grounds parking garage on Emmet Street, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Rd, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner. Handicap parking is available in the small parking lot adjacent to Bryan Hall.

All programs are subject to change.

For more information please call the Department of Music at 434.924.3052.

Event Type


UVA Music Department

Date / Time

Friday, October 27, 2023
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM


(434) 924-3052
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