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Duke Ellington - Sacred Concerts

March 6, 2015
7:30 p.m., St. Anne's Chapel
Second in a three-part series

The Marylhurst Department of Music ensembles team up to perform selections from the Sacred Concerts by jazz master Duke Ellington.

Ellington wrote three Sacred Concerts: 1965 - A Concert of Sacred Music; 1968 - Second Sacred Concert; 1973 - Third Sacred Concert. Written during the last ten years of his life, Duke Ellington called these concerts "the most important thing I have ever done."

Marylhurst groups performing include:

  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Marylhurst Chorale
  • Choral Union

Our special guests this year:

  • Mainstream from Clackamas Community College


Tickets:
General Admission: $10.00
Seniors and Students: $5.00

To purchase tickets online, please click here...

Purchasing online is recommended, as this concert event will likely sell out.  Any remaining tickets will be available at the door.

For more information, contact Dr. Justin Smith, Director of Choral Activities, Marylhurst University Department of Music, at jsmith@marylhurst.edu.

 

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