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50th Anniversary of Duke Ellington Concert
November 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
FIRST FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2016
FREE AT TRINITY CATHEDRAL
100 E. ROOSEVELT ST.
6:00 PM – OLNEY ART GALLERY OPENING NIGHT
The paintings of local favorite Bob Martin and the prints and paintings of emerging artist Louis Giordano combine for a show filled with people and places. Olney Art Gallery is located inside Trinity Cathedral on the corner of 1st Ave & Roosevelt.
6:00 PM – LECTURE: EXPLORING THE 1966 DUKE ELLINGTON CONCERT AT TRINITY
Duke Ellington’s original concert in Trinity Cathedral in 1966 serves as a catalyst to examine the life and times of Trinity Cathedral and Phoenix in the 1960s in this lecture by ASU doctoral candidate and Phoenix Chorale singer Ryan Downey. This free lecture takes place inside the Cathedral at Trinity on the corner of 1st Ave & Roosevelt.
7:00 PM – CONCERT: JAZZ PIANIST CHARLES LEWIS PLAYS DUKE ELLINGTON
Energetic, creative, and unforgettable… all words that describe jazz pianist and Phoenix legend Charles Lewis. Lewis performs a special solo concert of Ellington’s music in the Cathedral. This free concert takes place inside the Cathedral at Trinity on the corner of 1st Ave & Roosevelt.