Benslow Music Course Description
Music of the Masters – Ellington, Gershwin, and Porter
Explore the music of Jazz greats Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, and Cole Porter with pianist Marco Marconi and bassist Mark Wade. Students will have the opportunity to learn in-depth about this great music through ensemble workshops, listening sessions of classic recordings, and demonstrations from award-winning and signed Artist to 33 Jazz Recording Marco Marconi and Mark Wade, named one of the top bassists of 2016 and 2018 by Downbeat Magazine.
Benslow Music Concert Description
Marconi and Wade Play the Music of Ellington, Gershwin, and Porter
Internationally acclaimed artists (Italian pianist Marco Marconi and American bassist Mark Wade) team up to present classics from the Great American Songbook. Marconi and Wade will swing through some of the classic music of Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, and Cole Porter in an intimate duo presentation sure to captivate and delight.