University of Portland: Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Septet Concert
The UP Jazz Ensemble will perform selections of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn’s arrangements of The Nutcracker alongside other late Ellington works. The concert will also feature new arrangements by director Matthew Postle. The UP Jazz Septet will be performing repertoire from both the Swing and early Bebop era alongside a few holiday selections. UP vocalist Natalie Werner will perform with both groups.
FREE, no tickets required
Mago Hunt Recital Hall
5000 N Willamette Blvd.
Portland, Oregon 97203