Marylhurst University

Skip to content »

Duke Ellington - Sacred Concerts

The Marylhurst Department of Music ensembles team up to perform selections from the Sacred Concerts by jazz master Duke Ellington.

Ellington wrote three Sacred Concerts: 1965 - A Concert of Sacred Music; 1968 - Second Sacred Concert; 1973 - Third Sacred Concert. Written during the last ten years of his life, Duke Ellington called these concerts "the most important thing I have ever done".

Marylhurst groups performing include:

  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Marylhurst Chorale
  • Choral Union

Concert Schedule

Saturday Performance
March 8, 2014
7:30 p.m., St. Anne's Chapel

Sunday Performance
CANCELLED

Tickets:
General Admission: $10.00
Seniors and Students: $5.00

To purchase tickets online, please click here...

Purchasing online is recommended, as this concert event will likely sell out.  Any remaining tickets will be available at the door.

For more information, contact Dr. Justin Smith, Director of Choral Activities, Marylhurst University Department of Music, at jsmith@marylhurst.edu.

 

Related News

See All News

Music Therapy Master's Program Approved

The Marylhurst University Board of Trustees approved a new Master of Arts in Music Therapy degree program in October 2014. Classes start September 2015.

Calendar

See All Events

January 11, 2015

Music in the Woods: FearNoMusic

For those who enjoy the adventuresome side of music, FearNoMusic will present a program comprised of scores not-often-heard but sure to thrill! V...

READ MORE

February 15, 2015

Music in the Woods: Justin Kagan, Bill Crane and the Musical Emergency Response Team

Cellist Justin Kagan and pianist Bill Crane perform with Musical Emergency Response Team. “MERT” takes on challenging scores and works urgently...

READ MORE

February 21, 2015

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

READ MORE

©2013 Marylhurst University