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Kimmel Center Presents

Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia - A Cole Christmas

Dec 15, 2018
8:00 PM

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Jazz at the Kimmel Center

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Join Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia for an evening of celebration and tribute. Kick off your holiday celebration with the beloved holiday classic and new Philly tradition, Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn’s Harlem Nutcracker. The performance will also feature a celebration of the centennial of the legendary Nat King Cole with special guest, Freddy Cole. 


Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia (JOP) is dedicated to presenting the highest quality jazz to the greatest number of people designed to preserve, represent and continue Philadelphia’s unique, rich jazz sound and tradition. JOP aims to become the face of Philadelphia jazz, establishing the city as a nationally and internationally recognized destination for jazz performance. This program will include a special appearance by singer Freddy Cole and in continuing a new Philly tradition, we’ll hear Ellington’s & Strayhorn’s Harlem Nutcracker.

“JOP’s three generations of players amply show that big-band jazz is a live and relevant.” - Broad Street Review

Perelman Theater

Inside the Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102


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