This Weekend: Oregon Symphony Presents "A Night At The Cotton Club" @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

From our partners at Oregon Symphony:

The Oregon Symphony's Pops Season Begins with a stop in 1920's Harlem.
Presenting — A Night at the Cotton Club

October 16 | 7:30pm
October 17  | 3:00pm

Take a thrilling trip  back in time through the tunes that made Harlem's Cotton Club an American legend in the 1920's, including the music of  Duke Ellington ("It Don't Mean a Thing if It Ain't Got That Swing"), Harold Arlen ("Stormy Weather"), the brothers Gershwin ("I Got Rhythm"), W.C. Handy ("St. Louis Blues") and others.

The Performers: The Oregon Symphony, with Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik on the podium, joined by trumpeter and singer Byron Stripling, singer Carmen Bradford and tap dancer Ted Levy.

We hope to see you at the Schnitz!

Call or click for tickets.
503-228-1353 | www.orsymphony.org

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2 Responses to This Weekend: Oregon Symphony Presents "A Night At The Cotton Club" @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

  1. Andrew October 14, 2010 at 16:47 #

    Wow, so much good stuff this weekend. I now I probably burned my chances, asking for derby and then the Mt. Tabor show. But what’s to lose, a swinging symphony would be magical too. Thanks PDX Pipeline.

  2. Irina October 14, 2010 at 16:55 #

    Tap dancer with the symphony! What a a great idea.

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