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Houston Person

Jan 11th 2017 @ Amaturo Theater at Broward Center

Ft Lauderdale, FL
I Was There
Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
7:45 PM
Amaturo Theater at Broward Center
201 SW 5th Avenue, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33312
A Legend of the Great American Songbook with the Shelly Berg Trio Legendary tenor sax artist, Houston Person, is one of the best! He has got bull chops, said Dizzy Gillespie. He has recorded everything from disco and gospel to pop and R&B, in addition to his trademark- velvet-toned straight-ahead jazz and soulful hard bop. The pianist, composer, arranger, Dean of the UM Frost School of Music and Grammy nominee, Shelly Berg has performed and/or recorded with almost everyone in the biz. Person and Berg join forces for one incredible evening of jazz. You wont want to miss these two jazz greats together again! Free Pre-Concert Talk and Wine Tasting. The Broward Center Arts Ambassador Lyn Farmer offers a pre-concert talk and wine tasting one hour prior to each classical performance, hosted in the Porter Riverview Ballroom. Engaging the Senses. Alcohol served to those 21yrs and older. 6:45PM Porter Riverview Ballroom. RSVP to gcjazz@bellsouth.net. Complimentary.