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The Many Faces of Miles Davis, The Knight Foundation and The Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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Dan Polletta welcomes trumpeter Sean Jones and members of The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra to share the music of Miles Davis as he previews The Many Faces of Miles programs happening this month and next in PlayhouseSquare. Plus Dee Perry introduces us to Dennis Scholl the Vice President of Arts for The Knight Foundation, prior to his Friday Forum appearance at The City Club of Cleveland later this week. And we hear from Ben Jaffe of The Preservation Hall Jazz Band which performs at Severance Hall this weekend.

Additional Information

The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra presents The Many Faces of Miles at Kennedy’s Down Under in PlayhouseSquare October 25 & 26, then on November 15 & 16 they present a Miles Davis Tribute at The Hanna Theater in PlayhouseSquare.

The Galleries at Cleveland State University present Two Minds ... One Canvas: The Collaborative Work of Jo Gelbard and Miles Davis from October 25 - December 7.

Dennis Scholl, VP of Arts for The Knight Foundation speaks at The City Club of Cleveland this Friday, October 25 at 12:30

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band performs at Severance Hall this Sunday, October 27.


Arts and Culture, History, Music, Painting, Economy, Community/Human Interest


Sean Jones, Cleveland Jazz Orchestra

Jo Gelbard, artist

Dennis Scholl, VP arts Knight Foundation

Ben Jaffe, Preservation Hall Jazz Band

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Special thanks to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College for the use of their Steinway Piano.

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The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this program with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.

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Dee Perry image courtesy Chris Stephens, The Plain Dealer