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A Celebration of Oscar Peterson: Concert
February 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm EST
The Windsor Symphony Orchestra presents A Celebration of Oscar Peterson, a concert featuring the WSO and pianist Thompson Egbo-Egbo. Oscar Peterson, regarded as one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time, is among Canada’s most honoured musicians. Peterson’s Canadiana Suite, originally written as a ballet, will be performed with jazz trio and orchestra. Florence Price’s Symphony No. 1 – her first full-scale orchestral composition – was the first symphony by a Black woman to be performed by a major American orchestra. Tickets at windsorsymphony.com
Where: The Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W., Windsor