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Lamarissimo Cardinal Jazz Singers with Lauren Kinhan

Date: April 24, 2014
Time: 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Category: Fine Arts
Location: Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts
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Cardinal Jazz Singers

Lamar University’s acclaimed Lamarissimo! Concert Series concludes Thursday, April 24, with the premiere concert of the Cardinal Jazz Singers. Guest artist Lauren Kinhan, of the Grammy-Award winning New York Voices, will perform at the concert, which will feature classic jazz standards, gospel and sacred music from The Manhattan Transfer, Bobby McFerrin, Mark Murphy and others. The program, sponsored by Entergy Texas, begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts.

Lauren KinhanA talented vocalist and composer, Kinhan has been a member of the New York Voices since 1992. Her career has taken her all over the world, working with renowned musicians such as Nancy Wilson, George Benson, Bobby McFerrin, Paquito D’Rivera, Jon Hendricks, Annie Ross, Ivan Lins and The Manhattan Transfer. Kinhan has also released three solo CDs: “Circle in a Square,” “Avalon” and “Hardly Blinking.” She will sing original music from her CDs at the Lamarissimo! concert.

The Cardinal Jazz Singers are directed by jazz vocalist and music educator Rebecca Windham, instructor of music at Lamar

Tickets are $18 adult, $12 student (K-12). Admission is free to Lamar University students with ID at door.

Contact the Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music at 880-8144 to reserve tickets.

Location:
Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts
765 Pearl St.
Beaumont, TX 77701

Contact: Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music
(409) 880-8144
http://www.lamar.edu/music