Side by Side: The Nutcracker Swings! Featuring the Yale Concert Band and Yale Jazz Ensemble

Event time: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
Woolsey Hall (WOOL) See map
500 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. Two settings of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic, “The Nutcracker Suite.” The Yale Concert Band presents the classical wind band version (Mayhew L. Lake), alternated with the Yale Jazz Ensemble performing the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn “big band” arrangement. Also featuring “Sleigh Ride” (Leroy Anderson).