Jazz & Blues Queens : The Music of Nina Simone, Billie Holiday & Etta James
Jazz & Blues Queens : The Music of Nina Simone, Billie Holiday & Etta James feat. Emilie Surtees Jazz has not one queen but three, and impassioned vocalist Emilie Surtees will pay homage to all of them in First Ladies of Jazz & Blues. From scat to breathy ballads, "First Lady of Song" Billie Holiday could do it all while Etta James is considered one of the greatest blues singers who ever lived. And Nina Simone lit the world on fire with a vibrato that stirred souls and moved mountains. Hear some of this Holy Trinity's greatest hits as Surtees interprets them with conviction at Club Groove in New York.
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Yonder Mountain String Band at Center for the Arts of Homer
Thu | 8PM – 11PM
—guitarist Adam Aijala, bassist Ben Kaufmann, banjo player Dave Johnston, Jacob Joliff on mandolin and violinist Allie Kral–has always played music of their own design, in the process attracting a dev...
Jeffrey Milarsky Conducts Prokofiev at Alice Tully Hall
Thu | 7:30 pm
Jeffrey Milarsky conducts the Juilliard Orchestra at Alice Tully Hall. THORVALDSDOTTIR METACOSMOS (2017) PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor (winner of concerto competition) BARTÓK Concerto...
Jazzmobile Residency at Minton's playhouse
Thu | 6PM
Jazzmobile Launches Its Thursday Night Residency at Minton's Playhouse – the Newest Addition to – New York City's Longest Running Jazz Festival: "Jazzmobile's Summerfest!"...