Elevator To The Gallows
The music of Film Noir
Sat Jul 24, 1:00-2:30 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Of the many approaches to the use of music in film one of the most intriguing and emotionally powerful is to be found in the world of film noir. Miles Davis' stunning score to Louis Malle's 1958 classic Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator To The Gallows); Ellington's treatment of Otto Preminger's 1959 Anatomy of a Murder; Mancini's haunting
Elevator To The Gallows is one of 7 OFAM 2021 concerts presented twice:
    Matinee: Sat, July 24, 1:00 pm
    Evening: Thu, July 29, 7:30 pm
accompaniment to Orson Welles' 1958 A Touch of Evil. Then there are the standout songs and instrumentals which have become almost inextricably bound to that scene, that character: "Laura", "And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine", "It's A Blue World", "I've Got You", "She's Funny That Way". Chuck Redd and his Festival jazz unit take us down these dark alleys and enigmatic hallways to…
Event Personnel
Chuck Redd, director
Vocalists
Shirley Andress, vocals
Lynnea Barry, vocals
Siri Vik, vocals
Musicians
Program
SONGS
 Laura
(1945) Laura
Words by Johnny Mercer - Music by David Raksin
 Sophisticated Lady
(1933)
Words by Mitchell Parish - Music by Duke Ellington
 Put The Blame On Mame
(1946) Gilda
Words & music by Allan Roberts, Doris Fischer
 And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine
(1944)
Words by Joe Greene - Music by Stan Kenton, Charles Lawrence
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Elevator To The Gallows Ticket Prices
Seat
Level
Full
Price
Discount Prices
10%15%20%Stud.
AA39.00  35.25  33.25  31.25  19.50 
A35.00  31.50  29.75  28.00  17.50 
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  15.00 
C25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  12.50 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000

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Festival Events Calendar
Thursday Jul 22
9:30 amThe 39 Steps
1:00 pmRendezvous
7:30 pmSetting The Score: Opening Gala
Friday Jul 23
9:30 amCasablanca
1:00 pmSome Like It Hot
7:30 pmAs Time Goes By
Saturday Jul 24
9:30 amRear Window
1:00 pmElevator To The Gallows
7:30 pmSpellbound
Sunday Jul 25
4:00 pm'Round Midday
Wednesday Jul 28
9:30 amDr. No
7:30 pmThe Spy Who Loved Me
Thursday Jul 29
9:30 amElevator To The Gallows
1:00 pmAs Time Goes By
7:30 pmElevator To The Gallows
Friday Jul 30
9:30 amLa Strada
1:00 pmThe Spy Who Loved Me
7:30 pmRendezvous
Saturday Jul 31
9:30 amSome Like It Hot
1:00 pmSpellbound
7:30 pmSome Like It Hot