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A Songbook Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald: Jeff Lindberg’s Chicago Jazz Orchestra

August 30, 2012 @ 6:30 pm - 12:00 am

Free

Chicago vocalists Dee Alexander, Frieda Lee and Spider Saloff celebrate Ella’s 95th Birthday with original arrangements of music by Gershwin, Kern, Ellington, Arlen, Mercer, Berlin, Porter, and Jobim from the legendary Songbook recordings Ella made in the 1950s. The singers and the CJO, expanded to an orchestra including 17 strings, honor Ella Fitzgerald’s unique contribution to American culture.

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Details

Date:
August 30, 2012
Time:
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Millenium Park
N. Michigan Ave & E Randolph St
Chicago , IL United States

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