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Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra: I Got a Right to Sing The Blues

February 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
2-16-19 at Benaroya Hall, 2-17-19 at Kirkland Performance Center, 2-18-19 at Edmonds Center for the Arts
$10 – $50

Join us for SRJO’s annual “Basie Bash,” this year featuring three guest vocalists from the Seattle jazz scene: Jacqueline Tabor (winner of the 2011 Seattle-Kobe Jazz Vocalist Competition, and the 2012 Golden Ear award for NW Vocalist of the Year), Butch Harrison (who was featured in SRJO’s 2017 tribute to Louis Armstrong) and Darliene Parker (touring vocalist from the acclaimed Maceo Parker band), in a celebration of Count Basie’s legendary collaborations jazz singers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, Frank Sinatra and Billie Holiday. You’ll enjoy swinging Basie hits “All of Me,” “I’m Beginning to See the Light,” “Too Close for Comfort” and “Every Day I Have the Blues.” Also presented will be the classic, “I Got a Right to Sing the Blues” that Sarah Vaughan recorded with the Basie band—and that title says it all! Three concerts – Saturday February 16 7:30PM at Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Sunday February 17 2:00PM at Kirkland Performance Center, and Monday February 18 7:30PM at Edmonds Center for the Arts.

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$10 – $50
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Website:
www.srjo.org

Organizer

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra
Phone:
206-523-6159
Email:
info@srjo.org
Website:
https://srjo.org

Venue

Edmonds Center for the Arts
410 4th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020 United States
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Phone:
(425) 275-4485