Sat, Jul 29|
Starbright Theatre - Sun City Summerlin
Duke Ellington’s Such Sweet Thunder
Time & Location
Jul 29, 6:00 PM
Starbright Theatre - Sun City Summerlin, 2215 Thomas W Ryan Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89134, USA
About the event
The city’s most exciting big band, the JOI JAZZ ORCHESTRA, swings back to Starbright Theater with a rarely performed suite composed by DUKE ELLINGTON! Jazz Outreach Initiative presents “SUCH SWEET THUNDER!” This big band masterpiece is a 12-movement suite based on the works of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. Celebrating a major gift from The Joe Williams Every Day Foundation, the concert will also feature iconic Grammy® nominated and celebrated headliner, CLINT HOLMES along with Special Invited Guests performing the music of legendary jazz vocalist, JOE WILLIAMS! If you never miss the JOI Jazz Orchestra’s annual performance of Duke’s “Nutcracker Suite,” you’ll love this one!!