Featuring: International Recording Artist, Vocalist, Cellist SHANA TUCKER & The Christian Tamburr Trio (Christian Tamburr - piano/vibes, Matthew Rybicki bass, Kobie Watkins drums)
Vocalist and musical storyteller Shana Tucker will take you on a vocal journey of some of the most iconic female jazz singers, while providing historical insight about these glorious women as they blazed their own legendary trail.
A sought-after collaborator, Shana Tucker performs and records with legendary jazz saxophonist/composer Bennie Maupin, jazz flutist/composer Nicole Mitchell, and Grammy-nominated NuSoul collective The Foreign Exchange. Recent composition collaborations include They Are All, a structured improvisational performance presented at American Dance Festival with Culture Mill’s Murielle Elizeon and Tommy Noonan, and Continuing To Tell, a multidisciplinary public-space performance by Proxemic Media highlighting the history of Civil Rights in Durham, NC. Cello performance credits include Overland, The History of White People in America, American Masters: Decoding Watson and Paul Robeson: Here I Stand on pbs.org.
Christian Tamburr is a world-renowned composer, arranger, pianist and concert producer with performances in over 75 countries around the world. Christian has performed alongside many legendary jazz artists such as Dave Brubeck, Milt Hinton, James Moody, Dave Koz, Arturo Sandoval, Kenny Barron and Clark Terry and many more. As a musical director, Christian has worked for Julio Iglesias, Penn & Teller, Cirque du Soleil, actress Julia Roberts, MBA legend Micheal Jordan.
Ruggero Piano is the Official Piano Sponsor of The Legacy of Jazz Series at The Cary.
**The Legacy of Jazz Series at The Cary is produced by Musical Director Christian Tamburr**
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