Thursday, December 1, 2022

The Duke Ellington Nutcracker and Grinch Suite at ESU December 10th & The Bickford Theater December 11th


The Duke Ellington Nutcracker Suite and 
The Grinch Suite (premiere performance) by Matt Vashlishan

Special Guests Edward Ellington II, Nancy Reed, and Seneca Black

Saturday, December 10, 2022 @ 6 p.m.
Cecilia S. Cohen Recital Hall 
Fine and Performing Arts Building
East Stroudsburg University
Normal and Marguerite Streets
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Can’t make it? Hear the Matinee Performance:
Sunday, December 11th, 2022 @ 3 p.m.
Bickford Theater, Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960

Join the Water Gap Jazz Orchestra, a full 18-piece jazz ensemble, featuring special guests Edward Ellington II and vocalist Nancy Reed as they perform Duke Ellington's iconic holiday masterpiece and Matt Vashlishan’s modern take on a pop culture classic as well as a few other gems hidden in the Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection.

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