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January 21 @ 3:00 pm

Rhapsody in Blue

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and Jazz St. Louis come together for a very special festival.

In three concerts over two weeks, conductor Leonard Slatkin will explore the ways that jazz has enriched orchestral music. Each program ends with a work by George Gershwin – here, Rhapsody in Blue.

The Aaron Diehl Trio will make its SLSO debut in Mary Lou Williams’ Zodiac Suite, and the performance will also feature Paul Turok’s A Joplin Overture, which channels a former St. Louis resident, and John Alden Carpenter’s Krazy Kat, a ballet in which the classical composer incorporated jazz.


January 21
3:00 pm
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The Touhill Performing Arts Center
1 University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121 United States
(866) 516-4949
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