JaZZ in the Gallery - Marty Eigen’s Beacon Hill Jazz Band – Ellington and Basie in the 21st Century
Friday, March 15, 2013 from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
Hold on to your hats! Attend one of the most exciting jazz events in the new century right in the Upper Gallery.
Marty Eigen’s Beacon Hill Jazz Band, will perform the music of Messer’s Ellington and Basie. Sitting in for the Duke and Count on piano will be Sir Fred Fischer.
Duke Ellington and Count Basie had the best big bands in the known universe. Their music shook the world and has excited audiences since 1927, when Duke Ellington’s orchestra became the house band at the world famous Cotton Club in New York City.
Be there or be square!
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The Watchung Arts Center
The Watchung Arts Center (WAC) thrives in historic Watchung in Somerset County, NJ. The nonprofit, volunteer-run Center excels in cultivating an eclectic mix of professional and emerging artists in the performing and visual arts. Quality works in fine arts, exciting music, and comedy events are presented to enthusiastic audiences.
The Watchung Arts Center offers new art exhibitions each month, performances in music, comedy, and improv, and adult and youth classes in drawing, photography, dance, meditation, yoga and much more.