About this event:
WHAT: A tribute to Billie Holiday in honor of the 60th anniversary of her death
SO WHAT: Singer Dee Alexander and the Metropolitan Jazz Octet will come together for a tribute to the amazing voice of Billie Holiday. Alexander and the Octet will perfom music from their upcoming album Dee Sings Billie, a re-imagining of classic Billie Holiday songs.This event is perfect for any fan of Billie Holiday and will feature performances of “The Blues Are a Brewin’,” “Ain’t Nobody’s Business”, “I’m a Fool To Want You”, “Strange Fruit” and many more! This concert will be recorded live for Chicago Jazz Live on WDCB.