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Live on Boyd Plaza: The Soul Jazz Experience
November 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chaye Alexander presents Live on Boyd Plaza: The Soul Jazz Experience
Spend the afternoon with sultry soul and jazz songstress and Apollo Amateur Night Champion Brittany Turnipseed, backed by Rod Foster & Company. This impressive band is made up of bassist Rod Foster, keyboardist Antonio McKie, drummer Roderick Johnson, and guitarist Jonathan Knott, all known for their vast musical repertoires and crowd-pleasing performances. Inspired by the contemporary works in 30 Americans, this concert sends attendees on a wonderful journey with the songs of Miles Davis, Anita Baker, Sarah Vaughan, Nancy Wilson, Lauryn Hill, Etta James, Chaka Khan, Jill Scott, and more. Presented and hosted by Chaye Alexander, creative producer, former broadcast talent, and owner of the popular performance venue Chayz Lounge. Food from BUDS Mobile Cafe and The Dessert Bar Boutique Bakery and Catering, plus beer and wine, available for purchase. Some plaza seating is available, but we encourage you to bring your own chair. Face coverings required while not at your seat and while inside the museum. No outside food or drinks allowed.
Price: Individual tickets: $25 / $20 for members. Tables have sold out. Registration required as seating is limited. Museum admission included.
Programming support provided by Friends of African American Arts & Culture.
Jazz at the CMA is supported by the following sponsors. Gold Sponsors: Rick and Nancy Layman. Silver Sponsors: Barbara B. Boyd; Dr. and Mrs. Harold I. Friedman; Howard Gilman Foundation. Friends Sponsors: Becky and Earl Ellis; John and Mary Kessler; Mary Baskin-Waters and Samuel C. Waters; The Braddock Group of Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC.