|It’s Duke Ellington’s birthday, and we at DECFA (Duke Ellington Center for the Arts) know that "Things Ain't What They Used To Be," and we "Don't Get Around Much Any More," so we're coming to lift you up while we're ALL in our "Solitude," and bring "Duke's Place," to you!
April 29, 2020
8:00pm (Eastern Time)
In your living room
From our Artists' homes
To view this event, simply go to bit.ly/HappyBirthdayDukeEllington and you will be able to register for this freely broadcast digital event. You can also watch via Facebook Live at facebook.com/decfafb/live/
This birthday concert will be hosted by Mercedes Ellington herself, and will feature the talents of Dave Chamberlain, Marion Cowings, Jason Curry, Ethan Fein, Sharon K. Janda, AC Lincoln, Antoinette Montague, Malik McLaurine, Frank Owens, Ty Stephens, Tony Waag, Karen Callaway Williams, and James Zollar. You won't want to miss it!
If you'd like to help support DECFA, so that we can continue to create content such as this, then please consider at decfa.org/donate
"We Love You Madly"