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THE ART OF JAZZ

Presented by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston at First Baptist Church in Newton, Newton Center MA

Oct 26 2019
THE ART OF JAZZ

Music of Kurt Weill, Darius Milhaud, Aaron Copland and George Gershwin!

Principal Conductor Kevin Rhodes kicks off the season with a colorful program that explores how composers of art music first reckoned with a new force in 1920s American popular music: jazz.  A visit to a Harlem jazz club inspired Darius Milhaud’s ballet La Création du monde, based on African myth.  Before Aaron Copland developed his characteristic style, he used elements of jazz in compositions like Music for the Theatre to achieve a more American sound.  Kurt Weill’s sultry cabaret

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Ticket prices at the door:

Adults $65-45-25

Seniors $52-36-20

Students $10 with ID

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First Baptist Church in Newton

848 Beacon Street, Newton Center, MA 02459

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