Live at Studio5: Metropolitan Jazz Octet & Dee Alexander @ Studio 5 (in Dance Center Evanston)

Events > 2019 > July > Live at Studio5: Metropolitan Jazz Octet & Dee Alexander @ Studio 5 (in Dance Center Evanston)

About this event:

Created by Julian Ramirez

1934 Dempster Street Evanston, IL, 60202 United States

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.

NOW WHAT: Tickets are $20 for general seating, $25 for cabaret seating

 

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