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CLASSICS: THE JAZZ INFLUENCE — Festival of American Music II

Saturday, March 9, 2019 @ 8:00 pm

09 MAR 2019 ::  George Gershwin brought jazz to the concert hall with his seminal Rhapsody in Blue. With Teddy Abrams at the piano and on the podium, the Louisville Orchestra explores the influence of jazz in classical music.

GEORGE GERSHWIN:  Rhapsody in Blue
MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS: Four Preludes on Playthings of the Wind
MARIA SCHNEIDER: Selections from “Winter Morning Walks”
VALARIE COLEMAN:  The Painted Lady
TYSHAWN SOREY:  [World Premiere of an LO Commission]
GABRIEL EVENS:  [World Premiere of an LO Commission]

MEASHA BREUGGERGOSMAN, soprano
TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor and piano

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Date:
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

Kentucky Center
501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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Conductor
Teddy Abrams