Wynton explains: What is a Jazz Singer ?

Posted on March 27th, 2008 in Concerts | Tags: apollo theater, billie holiday, carla cook, ella fitzgerald, gregory porter, jazz for young people, new york

On April 4-5, 2008, Wynton hosts the final concert in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz for Young People series of the 2007-08 season titled, “What is a Jazz Singer?”
Vocalists Carla Cook and Gregory Porter share the secrets behind the vocal stylings of Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and others in an interactive family-friendly concert.
On April 4, the concert will take place on 10 AM and 12 PM at Apollo Theater, while on April 5 it will take place on 12 PM and 2 PM at Rose Hall.
Tickets are $12, $17 and $32 and are available at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office on Broadway at 60th Street, by calling CenterCharge at (212) 721-6500 or on www.jalc.org