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Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will be rededicated as Marian Anderson Hall, home of The Philadelphia Orchestra

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Ella, Louis & All That Jazz

Mar 31, 2017
Apr 02, 2017

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Happy 100th birthday, Ella Fitzgerald! To mark this momentous occasion, we’re celebrating “The First Lady of Song” — and her frequent collaborator, jazz great Louis Armstrong — with a swinging lineup of both their biggest solo and combined hits. We’ll cover chart-toppers like It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)Sweet Georgia BrownA Tisket A TasketWhat a Wonderful World, and many more, along with our guest artists, the audience-dazzling master pops jazz trumpeter Byron Striplingand actress and R&B singing sensation Marva Hicks.

Helpful Information

This program, including intermission, is approximately two hours in length. Artists and program are subject to change without notice.

Discounted parking passes are available from select garages. For more information, please call 215.893.1999 or add a parking pass during checkout when purchasing your tickets.


We hope all of our guests will have a great time and make many memories at our concerts and events. Post your photos or videos on social media and include #phillypops for a chance to win a pair of tickets to any upcoming concert in the current or following season! Please refrain from flash photography in the concert hall. 

Enjoy the show!

Verizon Hall

Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

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