Tiffany Concert Series Special Event
Broadway Night with Jean Danton and Nancy James
July 25, 2014, 7:30-8:30pm
Where: Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street,
Please welcome Boston soprano Jean Danton and pianist
Nancy James as they present an evening of timeless
Broadway classics at the historic Willard Chapel in
Danton, a native of Auburn, and Ms. James, from
Syracuse, will perform show tunes of Rodgers and
Hammerstein, Gershwin, Porter, Sondheim and more!
Ms. Danton’s artistry has led to acclaimed performances
in a variety of musical genres throughout the United
States and Europe in opera, oratorio, recitals, and as a
soloist with symphony orchestras and at many prestigious
Her distinguished and comprehensive professional
resume includes appearances with the Boston Pops
Orchestra with Keith Lockhart and Bruce Hangen, the
Oregon Bach Festival with Helmuth Rilling, the
Breckenridge Music Festival, and the Associazione
Culturale in Italy.
She made her Carnegie Hall debut with the
Masterwork Chorus and her Lincoln Center debut at Avery
Fisher Hall with the National Chorale, in both instances
presenting Handel’s Messiah.
Ms. Danton is on
the voice faculty at several institutions including the
New England Conservatory and Boston College.
For more information about Jean Danton, see her
website at www.jeandanton.com.
Ms. Danton is thrilled to be performing in Auburn, where
she was born, and with her great friend and wonderful
pianist, Nancy James!
Ms. James is no stranger to vocal performance
She is an Adjunct Professor of Voice at Syracuse
University, Hamilton College and SUNY Oswego.
She has performed with the former Syracuse
Symphony, the Syracuse Opera and has toured in Italy and
Tickets for this concert are $10 at the door.
Proceeds benefit the Willard Chapel.
The chapel’s main entrance is on the south-facing
side of the building, reached via Nelson Street.
A fully accessible entrance is located off
Seymour Street on the building’s north side.
Please call the chapel at (315) 252-0339 for more
information, or visit our website at
Refreshments will be available after the concert.
Come and enjoy a journey from classical Broadway
to the present!
Tiffany Sunday Concert Series
Outdoor Jazz Fest
Sunday, July 27, 2014
2 PM – 5 PM
Where: Willard Memorial
Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn, NY
three jazz bands performing beloved 20th
century standards from the Great American Songbook,
including songs like “Unforgettable,” “Mack the Knife,”
and “Blue Skies.”
These tunes remain vibrantly alive today,
covered in recent years by artists such as Andrea
Bocelli, Rod Stewart, actor Kevin Spacey, and young folk
rock singer Brandi Carlile.
for the Outdoor Jazz Fest, the Jazz Clasix, along with
father/daughter duo Bobby McGee & Tammy, and Ray
Braselton & Friends, will treat you to a summer
afternoon’s musical journey in time on the Willard
Chapel’s beautiful grounds.
All participating musicians are former “Music
Show” television jazz performers from the greater
Rochester and Finger Lakes region.
by the Community Preservation Committee, this concert is
our signature summer event!
Tickets for the outdoor show are only $10 a
person with children 12 and under free.
They can be purchased ahead of time at the
Willard Chapel or at Downtown Books in Auburn.
Grilled hotdogs, hamburgers and beverages will be
available for sale, along with wine tasting for those of
age with photo I.D.
Bring a chair or blanket to enjoy the show!
In case of inclement weather, the concert will
take place in the Willard Chapel.
You can access
the two parking lots for the chapel off Nelson Street
and Seymour Street.