November 9: TJI Ellington Band
The Nash is proud to present the Tucson Jazz Institute's Ellington Big Band as part of the festivities surrounding the 50th Anniversary of Duke Ellington's historic "Sacred Concert" in Phoenix.
The Tucson Jazz Institute's Ellington Big Band has been recognized by Downbeat Magazine as "the top community jazz ensemble in the nation." Composed of high school students from the Tucson area, the Band has won top positions in competitions from coast to coast, including the Jazz at Lincoln Center Essentially Ellington Jazz Festival in NYC and The Next Generation Jazz Festival in Monterey CA.
Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID