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The Impact of Jazz

When: Tue., Aug. 25, 8 p.m. 2009

Anaphora is excited to announce the start of its 2nd Season!! Anaphora presents THE IMPACT OF JAZZ with Trumpet Soloist ROB PARTON at the Jazz Showcase (806 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago) on Tuesday, August 25th at 8PM. With a fusion of contemporary, jazz and classical music, THE IMPACT OF JAZZ expects to be another one of Anaphora's "gutsy but polished performances" (John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune ). THE IMPACT OF JAZZ features a re-envisioning of Gil Evans' "Solea" especially written for special guest ROB PARTON & Anaphora’s Chamber Orchestra plus works by New York's finest David Lang and former Chicago Symphony Orchestra Composer-in-Residence Augusta Read Thomas. Rob Parton and Anaphora's Jazz Combo will headline a second set at 10PM. Admission is $10. Please visit for more information about this and other upcoming Anaphora performances.

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