Founded in 2003, Friends of Jazz at UCLA is a non-profit organization that seeks to raise the awareness of jazz as a unique American art form. Friends of Jazz at UCLA is housed at UCLA and partners with other groups to enhance the study of jazz. Our mission is to provide financial support and other resources to advance the study of jazz and to enhance the Kenny Burrell Music Archive at UCLA.

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Please join us for 

Kenny Burrell 85: Artist, Legend, Legacy
Sounds in the Key of Love, a Birthday Concert
To Benefit Jazz Education at UCLA

Singers Barbara Morrison, Tierney Sutton, and Robin Simone join the Los Angeles Jazz Orchestra Unlimited and the UCLA Philharmonia, under the direction of conductor Neal Stulberg, for a concert program that will include Burrell’s heartfelt tribute to Billie Holiday and a new work by composer Lalo Schifrin. The evening closes with “Love Suite” for full orchestra, choir, and strings with Burrell on guitar.

Saturday, December 3, 2016
Royce Hall, UCLA

Doors: 6:30 pm
Concert: 7:00 pm
Post-Concert VIP Birthday Celebration immediately follows for premium ticket buyers

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