A celebration of a man’s life, music and legacy. Master of ceremonies Tony Waag and the Duke Ellington Center Big Band conducted by Eli Yamin
join together in honor of this legendary icon of American Jazz with tap
dance performances by emerging raw talent, contemporary soloists and
leading tap masters that include Brenda Bufalino, Ayodele Casel, Mercedes Ellington, Sarah Reich, Caleb Teicher, Sam Weber, Jossette and Joseph Wiggan and others.