The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra’s (SJMO) artists bring the legacy of jazz to life, spotlighting the sounds
of the greatest composers and performers of the past and present. Enjoy Billy Strayhorn’s imaginative rearrangement
of music from The Nutcracker, as well as the rarely performed Queen’s Suite by Duke Ellington and
Strayhorn, written as a gift to Queen Elizabeth II.
Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:30 P.M.