Ella, Louis & All That Jazz
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Marva Hicks, vocalist
Byron Stripling, trumpet
Happy 100th birthday, Ella Fitzgerald! To mark this momentous occasion, we're celebrating
"The First Lady of Song" - and her frequent collaborator, jazz great Louis Armstrong - with
a swinging lineup of both their biggest solo and combined hits. We'll cover chart-toppers
like It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), Sweet Georgia
Brown, A Tisket A Tasket, What a Wonderful World, and many more,
along with our guest artists, the audience-dazzling master pops jazz trumpeter Byron
Striplingand actress and R&B singing sensation Marva Hicks.
This program, including intermission, is approximately two hours in length.
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
The Philly Pops