San Antonio Museum or Art

22nd Anniversary - Jazz Meets Classical

Performances


Monday, April 7, 2014
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Great Hall

Price: $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Register: (210) 978–8121 or online.

Jazz Meets Classical Ensemble

Photo by Susan Riley

A special collaboration between jazz and classical musicians in San Antonio–produced by Musical Offerings. This popular concert presents compositions which combine jazz and classical elements, showcase the work of local composers and arrangers, and create a memorable experience for musicians and audiences.

 

Program:
James Balentine, Recollection- vague memories of porgy & bess
Eric Ewazen, The Diamond World
Kenji Bunch, String Circle
Miguel del Aguila, Pacific Serenade
Bruce Balentine, A Winter Morning Walk
Carlos Antonio Jobim, Chega de saudage
Thelonius Monk, In Walked Bud
Duke Ellington, Caravan

Musicians: Matthew Diekman, Joan Carroll, Matthew Dunne, Brent Watkins, Curtis Calderon, Zlatan Redzic, Laura Scalzo, Joan Christenson, Kyle Keener, James Balentine, Marissa Bushman, Ryan Murphy

 

Music and arranger fees underwritten by a generous grant from the Russell Hill Rogers Fund for the Arts. 

Commission fees for "Recollection-vague memories of porgy and bess" by James Scott Balentine generously provided by James R. and Christine H. Augustine.