Celebrating 120 Years of George Gershwin
featuring captivating vocalists JAMIE DAVIS & CLAIRDEE
After sold-out performances in Russia and Miner Auditorium in San Francisco, acclaimed American vocalists – the buttery baritone Jamie Davis and colorful contralto Clairdee – present exciting contemporary jazz adaptations from Porgy & Bess, the brilliant Gershwin-Heyward folk opera, along with other Gershwin classics. Accompanied by the Capital Jazz Orchestra, songs will include “Summertime”, “I Loves You Porgy”, “I Got Plenty O’ Nuttin’”, “What You Want Wid Bess”, “A Woman is a Sometime Thing”, “There’s a Boat Leavin’ Soon for New York”, “It Ain’t Necessarily So” and many more.
Join the Capital Jazz Orchestra as it celebrates 120 years of George Gershwin’s musical legacy.