Closing Night Celebration: Gershwin & Friends
Jens Lindemann, trumpet & Stewart Goodyear, piano
Rockport Festival Jazz Orchestra | Matt Catingub, director
Hailed for his “golden timbre and virtuosic flair” (New York Times), trumpeter Jens Lindemann joins pianist Stewart Goodyear in a spectacular Festival closing celebration featuring a big band arrangement of Gershwin’s beloved Rhapsody in Blue as well as music of Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson, Nat King Cole and more.
“a world-class talent” Los Angeles Times
GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue (big band arrangement by Matt Catingub)
Works by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson & Nat King Cole