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Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite

  • Dora Stouzker Hall Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Cardiff CF10 3ER (map)
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Join the RWCMD Big Band this Christmas for American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn’s jazz interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker Suite. In the second half they continue celebrating the work of Ellington through a swinging selection of songs, paying homage to the great vocalists of the time such as Ella Fitzgerald and Mahalia Jackson.

Tickets: £12, £10 concessions

Also on Tour in Wales:

Wed 29 November                                                                  
AberystwythArts Centre
01970 623232                                                        
www.aberystwythartscentre.co.uk

Thurs 30 November
Queen’s Hall, Narberth  
01834 869323                                                           
www.span-arts.org.uk

Saturday 2 December                                                                  
Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea     
01792 602060
www.taliesinartscentre.co.uk

Sunday 3 December                                                                            
Canolfan Ucheldre Centre     
01407 763361
www.ucheldre.org

Supported by Arts Council Of Wales. Sponsored by the Welsh Government