09/01/11

Jimmy Heath and Lambert, Hendricks & Ross Tribute Open JALC Season

JALC event also includes Dianne Reeves, Bobby McFerrin

Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced that Kevin Burke, Aria Hendricks, Michelle Hendricks, Bobby McFerrin, Dianne Reeves and Sachal Vasandani will join Jon Hendricks to perform classic tunes from the Lambert, Hendricks & Ross repertoire for the organization's opening night concert, September 24 at 8 p.m.

The group of jazz vocalists has been added to the concert event, which also features Jimmy Heath in a rare performance with his big band. Heath and Jon Hendricks will lead their own bands for an evening of swing standards. Jimmy Heath is celebrating his 85th birthday while Hendricks is 90 years old.

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The event takes place at Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York. Ticket prices are $10, $30, $50, $75, $95 or $120 dependent upon seating section.

For more information, visit JALC.

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