Ukiah Symphony presents: "Black, Brown, and Beige"

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Presented by Ukiah Symphony at Mendocino College Center Theatre, Ukiah CA

Sep 14 - 15 2019
Ukiah Symphony presents: "Black, Brown, and Beige"

The Classical Side of Duke Ellington and his Big Band
Saturday, September 14, 2019
8:00 pm
(pre-concert talk at 7:00 pm)
Sunday, September 15, 2019
2:00 pm
​(pre-concert talk at 1:00 pm)
1hr 20 min, with intermission

Our opening concert features a jazz big band and vocalist Shelene Huey-Booker performing interpretations of classical music by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn, Ellington’s long-time arranger. Shelene’s soulful talent and style will shine in Black, Brown, and Beige, Ellington’s own suite inspired by classical orchestral and sacred music.

Join us for the classical side of Duke Ellington and his Big Band.

Shelene Huey-Booker, a California Bay Area native, was born into a family filled

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Tickets are available now online at and will be available at the Mendocino Book Company in Ukiah.

Ticket prices:  general $30 and seniors 65 and older $25.  Students with an ASB card and those under 18 will be admitted for free at the Mendocino College Center Theatre “Will Call” table starting 30 minutes prior to the beginning of this concert.


Contact: 707-462-0236


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Parking is free at Mendocino College.  A ramp to the entrance is available for those using walkers and wheelchairs and there are seating areas for those with wheelchairs.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Mendocino College Center Theatre

1000 Hensley Creek Road, Ukiah, CA 95482

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