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UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
With Friends of Jazz at UCLA
Reminds you to join us for

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

Program Update!

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

To purchase premium tickets with VIP Birthday Celebration passes, click here.

To purchase individual concert tickets, click here.

UCLA is grateful to The Herb Alpert Foundation for making a lead gift of $500,000 toward creating a chair in Kenny’s name. To learn more, click here.

For sponsorship inquiries, please call Eshon Allen at (310) 825-9008 or emailĀ

The money raised is part of the $4.2 billion UCLA Centennial Campaign, which is scheduled to conclude in December 2019 during UCLA’s 100th anniversary year.

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