OFAM 2020 - Elevators to the Gallows

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Oregon Festival of American Music 2020 exploration of the music of film noir
 
Elevator To The Gallows is one of 7 OFAM 2020 concerts presented twice:
Matinee: Sat, July 25 - 1:00 pm
Evening: Fri, July 30 -8:00 pm
 
Of the many approaches to the use of music in film one of the most intriguing and emotionally powerful is to be found in the world of film noir. Miles Davis' stunning score to Louis Malle's 1958 classic Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator To The Gallows); Ellington's treatment of Otto Preminger's 1959 Anatomy of a Murder; Mancini's haunting accompaniment to Orson Welles' 1958 A Touch of Evil. Then there are the standout songs and instrumentals which have become almost inextricably bound to that scene, that character:"Laura", "And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine", "It's A Blue World", "I've Got You", "She's Funny That Way". Chuck Redd and his Festival jazz unit take us down these dark alleys and enigmatic hallways to…
 
Tickets are on sale now at The Shedd Institute Ticket Office at 541-434-7000, in person at 868 High Street (M-F 9 am-6 pm and Sat 9 am-2 pm) or online @ TheShedd.org. Ask about our OFAM 2020 package discounts!
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Eugene, OR 97401

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