This Classic Jazz Concert features the music of Duke Ellington—Medley for Orchestra; the Gershwins—New World a Comin’, I Got Rhythm Variations, Crazy for You Overture, Porgy and Bess Selections, and Rhapsody in Blue.
Rhapsody in Blue and Porgy and Bess established George and Ira Gershwin’s reputations. Ellington was considered one of America’s great musical ambassadors.
Guest pianist Willis Delony returns to the Van Meter stage to join The Symphony at Western Kentucky University in exciting performances of works by these great American composers.
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