"Rightness in the Rhythm" Syncopate, bounce, and swing your way through more than a century of music that explores the connections between jazz and classical.from ragtime to Rhapsody in Blue and beyond! Just as this season began with virtuosic piano performances, we come full circle with a final flurry of incandescent playing courtesy of the Marcus Roberts Trio including their own spin on Rhapsody in Blue that is injected with improvisation, making it unique every time it is performed. CONDUCTOR: Mei-Ann Chen With Special Guest Conductor Deanna Tham, Project Inclusion Conducting Freeman Fellow. GUEST ARTISTS: Marcus Roberts Trio, jazz trio PROGRAM Joplin Treemonisha Abels Variations on Swing Low Sweet Chariot Gershwin An American in Paris Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue featuring Marcus Roberts Trio
Venue: Wentz Concert Hall
Pricing: $60, $48, $10
A $4 online processing fee is included for all tickets purchased online. Tickets order less than 10 days in advance will be held in Will Call. All purchases are final. No refunds or exchanges.
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm