Mccallum concert

Women in Jazz and the 
McCallum Fine Arts Academy Orchestra present: 
A Mother's Day Celebration Concert featuring Pamela Hart with arrangements by Will Taylor 

Austin, Texas (April 22, 2011) – Austin's first lady of jazz, Pamela Hart, is teaming up with the acclaimed McCallum Fine Arts Academy Orchestra for a special concert to honor mothers and jazz-lovers. Treat your mother (or yourself) to this special concert scheduled for 7 P.M., Friday, May 6th at St. James Episcopal Church, 1941 Webberville Road.           

Women in Jazz is co-producing this exciting performance, which blends the soothing song stylings of one of Austin's favorite jazz vocalists with the backing of an all-female string ensemble selected from McCallum Fine Arts Academy Orchestra. McCallum Assistant Orchestra Director Georgeann DuBell-Shockley will lead the ensemble, which features arrangements by Will Taylor. The combination promises to be a classic jazz performance like nothing ever seen in Austin and a fitting tribute for Mother's Day.          

Proceeds from the concert will benefit the McCallum Orchestra's effort to fund scholarships for Orchestra students who will perform in Washington, D.C., this summer. Click here for more info.