Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concert

EVENT DETAILS

Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Civic Center Music Hall, Oklahoma City

EVENT DESCRIPTION

In the last years of Duke Ellington’s life, the jazz maestro explored the spiritual side of his extraordinary musical gifts. Ellington declared this his “most important work”.

Featured artist included the Oklahoma City Jazz Orchestra, soloist Pamela Hammond, and dancer Anthony Giandiletti.

In addition, Canterbury presented five new and exciting jazz arrangements by Dan Keberle of traditional choral hymns, including ‘How Great Thou Art’ and ‘This Little Light of Mine’.

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FEATURED ARTISTS

Pamela Hammond, vocalist   OKC Jazz Orchestra   Anthony Giandilleti. dancer