NC Music and All That Jazz
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The Durham Symphony presents

NC Music and All That Jazz

William Henry Curry, Conductor
Special Guests: Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends, Jazz musicians Brian Miller and Al Strong
Saturday, April 2 | 8PM

he Durham Symphony Orchestra (DSO), under the direction of Maestro William Henry Curry, is excited to present the second half of its 40th season. Formed in 1977, the DSO is composed of professional classically trained musicians who perform high quality orchestral concerts further enhancing Durham’s rich cultural heritage.

Under the directions of Maestro William Henry Curry, this season the DSO presents exciting new collaborations along with traditional performances.

NC Music and all that Jazz will feature jazz and NC Piedmont bluegrass music featuring pieces from North Carolina composers and local artists featuring the works of Copland, Mizesko, and a special tribute to Duke Ellington’s long-time collaborator, Billy Strayhorn.

Copland-Simple Gifts from Appalachian Spring

Terry Mizesko-Appalachian Lament with soloist Andrew MacAfee

Charles Vardell-Joe Clark Steps Out

With Special Guest
Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends

plus jazz musicians
Al Strong
Brian Miller
and a jazz quartet

Special Tribute to Billy Strayhorn and other local artist



No Cameras
No Outside Food or Drink
No Backpacks
No Video Recording Devices


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