Big Band Concert Series
28th Annual Tribute to Duke Ellington: The Rite of Swing Savannah Jazz Orchestra featuring Saxophonist Nikolai Panov
The Coastal Jazz Association will present the Annual Duke Ellington Tribute which celebrates the outstanding music of one of America’s greatest composers and musicians. Ellington is credited for composing well over 1000 songs. This year’s featured performer is renowned international saxophonist, Nikolai Panov. The concert will feature the Savannah Jazz Orchestra under the leadership of Drs. Randall Reese and Teddy Adams. This outstanding annual event is sponsored by the City of Savannah, Department of Leisure Services, Armstrong Atlantic University and the Coastal Jazz Association. This event takes place at the AASU Fine Arts Auditorium at 5pm. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please visit www.coastaljazz.org .