Songs & Sounds of the Harlem Renaissance

1/18/19

8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

$10 - $20

Lincoln Theatre

769 E. Long St., Columbus, OH 43203

614-294-5200

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The Jazz Arts Group joins in the year-long, city-wide celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance with "Songs & Sounds of the Harlem Renaissance," a reboot of its sold-out, "Ladies Sing the Blues: Songs & Sounds of the Harlem Renaissance," from the 2016-2017 season.  Were expanding the list of classic songs and the roster of outstanding local performers - male and female, vocalists and instrumentalists. From big band tunes reminiscent of Harlem Renaissance band leaders Duke Ellington and Fletcher Henderson, to memorable refrains by the eras standout singers and songwriters such as Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday and Bessie Smith, the Harlem Renaissance is reborn in Columbus with this timely musical celebration.