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The Sophisticated Sounds of Duke Ellington

July 22, 2021 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Virtual Class Instructor:  Jonno Lightstone, Musician /  In partnership with JCC Central NJ

Legendary jazz musician and bandleader Duke Ellington, famous for such standards as Mood IndigoTake the ATrain and Sophisticated Lady, composed thousands of scores for the stage, screen and contemporary songbook over his 50-year career. Ellington overcame racial, social, and musical obstacles to create his own unique blend of complex, yet accessible jazz. Enjoy this lecture, including video clips and musical selections performed by Jonno Lightstone. 

DATES & TIMES: Monday, July 22, 11:15am-12:15pm /  COST: $10 JCC Member, $15 Guest

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July 22, 2021
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
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Wednesday, April 5 beginning at 8AM the front entrance will be closed. Please access the building using the pool fence gate. Front handicap parking spots will also be closed off for the day