The National Jazz Museum and the Chicago Jazz Orchestra Present Performances Of Billy Strayhorn's Music
The National Jazz Museum, in collaboration with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra Association will present Something To Live For: A Tribute to Billy Strayhorn" at the Museum of Science and Industry on Saturday, March 29th - 8:00 PM, and on Sunday March 30th - 3:00 PM at the Harold Washington Library. The event will feature the Chicago Jazz Orchestra's performance of newly discovered works by Billy Strayhorn -- Duke Ellington's principal staff composer and arranger. Guest soloists include trumpeter Orbert Davis, saxophonist Eddie Johnson, and singer Frieda Lee. To order tickets, please call 312.409.3947, or order on-line: www.chicagojazzorchestra.org. For additional information about the event, contact The National Jazz Museum at 312.663.3038.
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