JAZZ IN THE KEY OF ELLISON

When:
February 16, 2019 @ 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
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Where:
Balboa Theatre
868 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
USA

Jazz in the Key of Ellison

JAZZ IN THE KEY OF ELLISON

Saturday, February 16, 2019 · 8:00 PM
Balboa Theatre

Inspired by the musical life of the Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer Ralph Ellison, Jazz in the Key of Ellison is a multimedia concert featuring music by Ellison’s favorite artists including Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, and Thelonious Monk. This star-led evening includes Grammy® Award-winning trumpeter Nicholas Payton, R&B and jazz vocalist Will Downing, iconic Labelle singer Nona Hendryx, and 2017 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition winner Quiana Lynell with the Andy Farber Jazz Orchestra.

Prelude · 7:00 PM
Prelude interview by Robert John Hughes

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