Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Jazz Concert at Carnegie in Carnegie Spolights Ritchie Cole Orchestra in a Very Carnegie Christmas
Jazz great Richie Cole will be joined by J.D. Chaisson on trumpet: Jeff Grubbs on bass; Reid Hoyson on percussion; Mark Lucas on guitar; Rick Matt on tenor sax; Ken Moore on keyboards and Reggie Watkins on trombone. Vocalists Reni Monteverdi, Casey Evans and Ian Cane round out the program.
The concert, set at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, showcases Cole's new CD, Richie Cole: Have Yourself and Alto Madness Christmas. As a special treat, students form Carnegie Elementary School will perform the carol Cole composed just for them.
Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door, children under 12 free, and are available at www.carnegiecarnegie.org.
A reception with the performers follows the concert in the Lincoln Gallery. There is free shuttle service from the parking lot on E. Main Streeet, opposite Carnegie Coffee Company.