Tuesday, January 14 | 7:00 p.m.
Tickets: $22.50; $15.00 for students.
An I Am AZ Music® concert
Opening Act: Highland High School Jazz Ensemble
Awarded the “Best Community Big Band” in the United States in 2012, the young musicians who make up the Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Big Band are ambassadors for Arizona talent throughout the world. They will be performing Wynton Marsalis’ piece “Tree of Freedom,” Pat Matheny’s “Minuano,” and pieces from the Essentially Ellington, Count Basie, Stan Kenton, and Buddy Rich repertoire.