New Orleans Legends: Featuring the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint
- November 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm
These two musical titans from the Big Easy celebrate the great music of their city with a tour they've dubbed the "Oh Yeah! Tour." The legendary jazz and New Orleans R&B pianist, Allen Toussaint recently received the highly prestigious National Medal of Arts by President Obama in recognition of his seminal influence on New Orleans music. Joining Toussaint, from the heart of the French Quarter comes the one-and-only Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Praised as "the best jazz band in the land" (San Francisco Examiner), this iconic group has invigorated traditional New Orleans jazz through performances at Preservation Hall, extensive tours and recordings, and its collaborations with a diversity of musicans. Don't miss these jazz greats in a concert of extraordinary music-making!
$48, $41, $29