Symphonic Duke Ellington Festival

January 15, 2022

January 23, 2022

8:00 PM To 9:30 PM

Walt Disney Concert Hall, South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Event Description

Join Thomas Wilkins and the Los Angeles Philharmonic for Symphonic Duke Ellington, a tribute to Sir Duke’s orchestral career. This presentation of Ellington’s music comes against the backdrop of our own historical moment, during which the composer’s explorations of Black American history and expressive life, as well as his hopes for a more just and compassionate future, continue to resonate.

Jan 15, 2022
Robert Glasper Reimagines Ellington
The pianist partners with an orchestra and some very special guests in a 21st-century tribute to Duke Ellington.

Jan 20, 2022 – Jan 21, 2022
Symphonic Ellington: New World A-Comin’ with Gerald Clayton
Thomas Wilkins explores the unmatched legacy of Duke Ellington in a program of his music for orchestra.

Jan 22, 2022 – Jan 23, 2022
Symphonic Ellington: Sacred Concerts
Thomas Wilkins explores the unmatched legacy of Duke Ellington in a program of his music for orchestra.

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Proof of full vaccination (including a booster dose if eligible*) is required for everyone attending LA Phil concerts as well as all staff and artists working the events. Additionally, photo I.D. is required (for all guests age 18 and older).

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