Ella Fitzgerald biographical showcase tops off Gallery Walk
Friday, July 19, 2019 at 6 p.m.
Long Center in the St. John Pavilion
No advanced sales for this event.
Concessions available for purchase in the St. John Pavilion.
ELLA SINGS THE SONGBOOK – The Long Center for the Performing Arts offers a self-guided pop-up exhibit celebrating the "First Lady of Song." The multi-panel biographical display showcases the life and work of Ella Fitzgerald. Learn about her jazz legacy and career, spanning five decades and 13 GRAMMY® wins. Ella sold over 40 million albums and worked with jazz artists Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Nat King Cole to Frank Sinatra, Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Goodman. The traveling exhibit is on loan to the Long Center from the Great American Songbook Foundation, based in Carmel, Indiana.