The Duke Ellington Nutcracker Suite
Saturday December 2, 2017
Purchase Tickets $15 General Admission/$5 Students with ID and children (under 18):
Concert Begins at 7:30pm
Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite performed by the Water Gap Jazz Orchestra
Special Guest Narrators Nancy Reed and Duke's grandson, Edward Ellington II
Pre Concert Event Begins at 6:00pm
-Holiday Craft Market
-Holiday wreath decorating with prizes!
Presented by The Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection, and the Departments of Art and Design and Theatre
Cecilia S. Cohen Recital Hall and the Madelon Powers Gallery
East Stroudsburg University Fine and Performing Arts Center
Representing all forms of jazz from all eras, the Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection was founded and named in honor of the award-winning Al Cohn — legendary saxophonist, arranger, composer and conductor.
Comprised of students and community members, the ESU Jazz Ensemble rehearses once a week. Often joined by some of the areas finest guest musicians, the ESU Jazz Ensemble performs a Fall and Spring concert at no charge to the public under the direction of Dr. Matt Vashlishan