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Ella: The Jazz Genius (Rescheduled from April 4)
Norwich Congregational Church, United Church of Christ
Jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald has been described as a reluctant celebrity, private in words, and yet her music speaks volumes about herself, her friendships, even her politics. Drawing on archival material, family interviews, and recordings, Northeastern University professor Judith Tick presents a fuller portrait of both the woman and the artist who transformed American popular song.