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Celebrating Gershwin at SFJAZZ Center

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Where

SFJAZZ Center
201 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA

When

Fri, February 1, 2013
7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2013-02-01 7:30pm 2013-02-01 Celebrating Gershwin at SFJAZZ Center The music of the iconic George Gershwin is honored on Friday, with a who’s-who of great Bay Area vocalists on hand, including local jazz luminaries Paula West, Kim Nalley and Jamie Davis as well as Bay Area music legend Dan Hicks. Backing this impressive list of singing talent is the esteemed Marcus Shelby Quartet, featuring the bass-playing leader, saxophonist Howard Wiley, pianist Joe Gilman and drummer Akira Tana. SFJAZZ Center, 201 Franklin Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

$25

Musicians

Paula West Paula West
vocalist
Kim Nalley Kim Nalley
vocalist
Jamie Davis Jamie Davis
vocalist
Dan Hicks
guitar

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The music of the iconic George Gershwin is honored on Friday, with a who’s-who of great Bay Area vocalists on hand, including local jazz luminaries Paula West, Kim Nalley and Jamie Davis as well as Bay Area music legend Dan Hicks. Backing this impressive list of singing talent is the esteemed Marcus Shelby Quartet, featuring the bass-playing leader, saxophonist Howard Wiley, pianist Joe Gilman and drummer Akira Tana.


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