JAZZ AT THE JUNGLE
LET IT BE JAZZ - Swinging The Beatles Songbook
vocals Connie Evingson
piano Mary Louise Knutson
bass Gordy Johnson
saxophone Dave Karr
drums Greg Schutte
Sunday 4:00 p.m.
Single Tickets: $30
First live performance of this CD since its '03 release! Connie and pianist Mary Louise Knutson together with an all-star band reprise the complete song list from Let it Be Jazz , their collaboration celebrating the Beatles Songbook. Putting a jazz spin on familiar favorites with blues, swing, tango, bossa nova, reggae, klezmer versions and more, Let it Be Jazz received high acclaim at its debut and continues to delight new and long-time Beatles fans!
ONE SHOW ONLY!
“Among the finest Beatles interpretations by a jazz vocalist in recent years” - Lee Prosser, Jazzreview.com
“Let it Be Jazz not only demonstrates Evingson’s skill as an improviser, it also shows how durable the Fab Four’s material continue to be” - Alex Henderson, All Music Guide
“Let it Be Jazz proves that Evingson is deserving of widespread popularity” - Christopher Loudon, Jazztimes magazine
“….light and whimsical, translating the psychedelic humor of the Fab Four into jazz terms” - Will Friedwald, author of Jazz Singing
Have a listen to an excerpt from Let It Be Jazz!