On March 3, 2019 at 3 pm, the 68-member Symphonic Jazz Orchestra will perform “Rhapsody in Blue” with Grammy Award-winning pianist Bill Cunliffe. The concert will also include the [...]
We believe in the power of music to connect, to engage and to transform
We bring dynamic music programs into underserved schools and with the 68-member Symphonic Jazz Orchestra perform free concerts for the community.
WHAT IS Symphonic Jazz?
Have you ever heard Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue? If not, take a listen.
If so, then you’ve heard Symphonic Jazz. Coined by the American band leader Paul Whiteman in the early 1920s, Symphonic Jazz is an innovative hybrid form of music blending the worlds of jazz and classical music.