Loading Events

← Back to Events

Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall

+ Google Map
200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101 Select a Country:
2062154747 http://seattlesymphony.org/benaroyahall

October 2019

SRJO: Count Basie Meets Duke Ellington

October 5 @ 7:30 pm10:00 pm
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101 Select a Country:
+ Google Map
$20 – $50

The opening concert of Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra's 25th Anniversary season promises to be swingin’ as SRJO plays pieces from the first famous meeting of the two greatest big bands in jazz history: the Count Basie and Duke Ellington orchestras. Selections from their classic 1961 album, “First Time! The Count Meets the Duke,” include the swinging Blues in Hoss’ Flat, the beautiful To You, the exotic Wild Man Moore, the exciting Battle Royal, and of course the Duke’s theme song,…

Find out more »

November 2019

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra: Jazz of the Harlem Renaissance

November 2 @ 7:30 pm
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101 Select a Country:

SRJO photo by Daniel Sheehan. Get Tickets TICKET PRICES: $20-50. Available through Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. Seattle’s outstanding jazz orchestra continues its celebrated Harlem Renaissance series of music from the 1920s and 1930s: early hits by the Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra, Cab Calloway, and Fats Waller. Guest vocalists Reggie Goings and Jacqueline Tabor take part to tribute Ma Rainey (“Mother of the Blues”) and Ivie Anderson. Presented by SRJO.

Find out more »
+ Export Events