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Symphonic Ellington at Musiikkitalo


Mannerheimintie 13 A, 00100
+358 20 7070400


Tue, September 18, 2018

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Duke Ellington’s swing is brought to life as the UMO Jazz Orchestra and Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra join forces once again. The programme includes the classic album Symphonic Ellington and its iconic musical description of Harlem.
Antti Rissanen conducts the orchestras as they take on familiar and fresher arrangements of the music of the jazz giant.
Tickets from Ticketmaster 37 € - 7 €.  Duration 2 hours with intermission.
Program: HarlemNon-Violent IntegrationNight Creature 1st Movement “Blind Bug”Night Creature 2nd Movement “Stalking Monster”Night Creature 3rd Movement “Dazzling Creature”===The Queen’s SuiteSunset and the Mockingbird Lightning Bugs and FrogsLe Sucrier VeloursNorthern LightsSingle Petal of a RoseApes and PeacocksDo nothing till you hear from me (arr. Tero Lindberg) It don’t mean a thing (arr. Antti Rissanen) Sophisticated Lady (arr. David Berger)Take the A Train (arr. David Berger)Caravan (arr. Antti Rissanen / Tero Lindberg)...

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Finnish Jazz Federation uploaded this event on August 24, 2018


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