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Free Youth Jazz Concert


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Youth Jazz musiciansCelebrate Jazz Appreciation month with this free concert in the Daniels Auditorium of the NC History Museum. The Triangle Youth Jazz Orchestra and the award-winning Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble will play a varied program including:

Harlem Airshaft  by Duke Ellington

A Night in Tunisia by Dizzy Gillespie

At Last by Harry Warren

It’s Only a Paper Moon by Harold Arlen

Sing Sing Sing  by Louis Prima

Happy-Go-Lucky-Local by Duke Ellington

St. Louis Blues by W.C. Handy/Duke Ellington

Only You by Bob Florence

Launching Pad by Duke Ellington

It Don’t Mean a Thing if It Ain’t Got that Swing by Duke Ellington

Georgia by Hoagy Carmichael

Cottontail by Duke Ellington

Jump for Joy by Duke Ellington, Sid Kuller, Paul Francis Webster

Sugar Hill Penthouse by Duke Ellington

Stay On It by Tadd Dameron and Dizzy Gillespie

Hear TYJE before they compete in NYC in the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Essentially Ellington Festival. Donations will be accepted to help with trip expenses.