MusikNOW Concerts at An die Musik LIVE!
Celebrate the holiday weekend with three jazz acts that are sure to set your toes tapping.
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Thursday, June 30, 8 & 9:30 PM
RHONDA ROBINSON SUMMER JAZZ SERIES
A series of three monthly Thursday evening concerts.
The others are scheduled for July 28 and August 18
Rhonda Robinson, vocals/flute; Charlie Sigler, guitar; Percy White, bass; Aaron Seeber, drums
SPECIAL GUEST: Noah Stone, violin
TICKETS: $10/$5 students
A regional favorite with a "beautiful" voice, Rhonda Robinson will sing and play songs that call to her heart, standards, Bossa Novas and originals, ideally suited for the intimate An die Musik listening room. They will also revisit a few of the great songs from the recent Billie Holiday tribute concert. Her approach to the music blends her backgrounds in acting, musical theatre, classical music, and her love of the sounds of large ensemble/big band jazz. She'll be joined, as always, by some of the best players in the area.
Friday, July 1, 8 & 9:30 PM
Ronnie Burrage Trio w/ Frank Lacy, Essiet O Essiet
CD Release Concert
One of the best jazz musicians on the world scene today, jazz drummer Ronnie Burrage has played with Wayne Shorter, Sonny Rollins, Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius and is featured on more than 100 recordings. He has toured on all four continents from Siberia to South Africa to Japan. Ronnie's latest album Blue Noise, may be one of his greatest works.
Saturday, July 2, 8 PM
Charles HANFORD Beall
A magnificent pianist and a tender crooner, Hanford can swing an old Gershwin melody with the best of 'em. His favorite tunes are from the first half of the twentieth century. Be-bop, big band, swing, blues, ragtime and Latin are all in the repertoire.