Duke Ellington Orchestra Brings Classic Jazz to Texas Tech Presidential Lecture & Performance Series

Media advisory for concert.

WHAT: Announcement of contract between The Institute of Environmental and Human Health at Texas Tech and the U.S. Army.

WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday (March 29)

WHERE: Allen Theatre at the Student Union Building on the Texas Tech campus.

EVENT: As part of the Presidential Lecture & Performance Series’ spring season, the Duke Ellington Orchestra will perform at 8 p.m. March 29 at the Allen Theatre in the Student Union Building on the Texas Tech campus.

Tickets are $10 for general admission plus a $2-$2.50 surcharge through Select-a-Seat. Texas Tech students may obtain free tickets upon presentation of a student ID at the Student Union Building ticket booth (two tickets per student ID).Call Select-A-Seat at (806) 770-2000.

CONTACT: Brad C. Leali, director of jazz studies at Texas Tech University’s School of Music, (806) 742-2270 ext. 260 or brad.leali@ttu.edu; .Mary Jane Hurst, faculty assistant to the president, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-2121 or maryjane.hurst@ttu.edu. Also visit www.presidentialseries.ttu.edu or www.ptdc.org