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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Gala to Feature Wynton Marsalis, Eartha Kitt and Others

Jazz at Lincoln Center will celebrate the music of the big band era on November 12th at the organization’s Best of the Big Bands fall gala. The concert will feature the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Paul Anka, Eartha Kitt (pictured, a long time ago) and Fantasia. A festive dinner will be held throughout Frederick P. Rose Hall venues following the concert. As part of the gala events, the late Ed Bradley, a Jazz at Lincoln Center board member, will receive a posthumous award for leadership. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Jazz at Lincoln Center’s performance and education programs. The concert begins at 7 PM and dinner is at 8:45. The event takes place at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Broadway at 60th St., in New York. For tickets call (212) 258-9961.

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