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Kindred Spirits and Chelsea Opera present Bending Towards the Light . . . A Jazz Nativity

December 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Bending Towards the Light….a Jazz Nativity
A Jazz opera – “The Christmas story told in thoroughly American musical terms”. It features opera and jazz artists of note weaving together word, dance, song and musical instruments to tell the story in a new way, composed and arranged by Anne Phillips.

$50 preferred advance only (limited), general admission $35 advance/$45 at the door, children/students (any section) $25 advance/$30 at the door and seniors (general only) $25 advance/$30 at the door

tickets: 866-811-4111

featuring artists and special guests:
Maurice Chestnut, King/tap
Paquito D’Rivera, King/clarinet
Lew Tabackin, tenor saxophone
Max Pollak, tap

With the voices of: Brenda Feliciano, David Gordon, Amy London, Jesse Malgieri, Pete McGuiness, Dylan Pramuk, and Holli Ross

Charlie Caranicus, trumpet
Jon Gordon, alto saxophone
Scott Robinson, tenor/baritone saxophone
Art Baron, trombone
Dean Johnson, bass
Tim Horner, drums
Adam Asarnow, piano
Candido, conga

directed by Beth Ann Kennedy


December 18, 2016
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
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Christ and St. Stephen’s Church
120 West 69 Street (between Broadway and Columbus)
New York, New York 10023

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