( Sun., Mar. 2, 2014 )
Performed by Durham Symphony (William Henry Curry, conductor); Lenora Helm Hammonds, jazz vocals
Carolina Theatre of Durham, 309 West Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701-2119
A concert that blends the genres of jazz and classical saluting jazz music and musicians from North Carolina. Lenora Helm joins the Symphony for Benny Golson's "I Remember Clifford" and a salutre to Hamlet, NC-born John Coltrane via Rodgers and Hammerstein's "My Favorite Things," joined by Brian Horton (also a native of North Carolina). Other works highlight historical North Carolina musicians and a showcase of the state's Composer-of-the-Year, Steven Bryant.
Adults $20; Seniors $15; Students $10; Children $5; Ages 12 & Under Free