Jazz Duo Celebrates Duke Ellington

Jazz Duo Celebrates Duke Ellington

Jazz Duo Celebrates Duke Ellington

The Sundays on the Hill Concert Series will host the Bloom/Funkhouser Jazz Duo when they swing into Weston’s historic and acoustically perfect Church on the Hill on Sunday, July 21,at 4 p.m. Peter Bloom on flute and John Funkhouser on piano, will perform an exuberant show to celebrate the 120th birthday of Duke Ellington. Expect a mix of classics like ‘Take the A Train,’ ‘Don’t Get Around Much Anymore,’ and ‘In a Sentimental Mood,’ with other gems. Bloom and Funkhouser have performed together for more than 20 years. Both are veterans of the legendary Aardvark Jazz Orchestra (46th season), and each has impressive credentials performing nationally and internationally. Admission to the concert is $5 for adults; children 12 and under are free. The Church is located on Lawrence Hill Road, just a few steps up the hill from the Weston Village Green, off Route 100. Parking is available at the church and along the road and village green. Visit sundaysonthehill.org for futher details.