His legacy and genius live on and this year we will enjoy his music when Jeff Rupert and the Jazz Professors along with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra take the stage in a tribute to Duke Ellington and the Big Band Era. Celebrating the 120th Anniversary of Ellington, Rupert and OPO will perform some of his greatest tunes…
”Take the A Train”, “In a Sentimental Mood” and “Prelude to a Kiss” are just a few selections.
The 2019-2020 Concert Series begins with the Brass Band of Central Florida and their annual Holiday Concert on Saturday, December 14 at 3:00 in the afternoon. Perfect for a family outing.
The Series once again offers a variety of genres of music and our commitment to quality prevails. We invite you to explore our Series and enjoy sophisticated, enriching and energizing evenings.
3:00 Saturday, December 14: Brass Band of Central Florida
7:00 Saturday, January 18: Michael Andrew and The Atomic Big Band
7:00 Saturday, February 8: Florida Symphony Youth Orchestras
7:00 Saturday, March 7: Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Mozart’s Symphony No 25
7:00 Saturday, March 28: Balsam Range – IBMA award winning bluegrass band
7:00 Friday, April 17: OPO/Jeff Rupert – Music of Duke Ellington
Series Tickets Available August 2019. Tickets for individual concerts available starting October 15, 2019. Enjoy a 20% savings on Series tickets over the cost of individual tickets. Series tickets for six concerts only $140.
For more information call Celebration Foundation 407-566-1234 or visit www.celebrationfoundation.org to purchase tickets.