featuring Dean Kramer and Claire Wachter, Piano “George and those Jazzy Frenchmen! Duo Piano Music by Gershwin, Ravel, Poulenc and Milhaud”Thursday, April 19
7 p.m., Tower Theatre, Bend
Part of the UO’s April 2012 celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month! UO piano virtuosos and Steinway artists Dean Kramer and Claire Wachter perform an evening of trans-oceanic jazz music, featuring works by French composers Francis Poulenc, Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy and Darius Milhaud. The concert will be topped off by several selections from George Gershwin’s American folk opera Porgy and Bess.