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Women’s History Month Trilogy #1: Songs of Sarah Vaughan w/ Rosena Hill Jackson

womens history month 1
March 4, 7 pm8 pm.
$15

Description:

Celebrate the life and career of the legendary Sarah Vaughan, Queen of Bebop.  Broadway actress/singer Rosena Hill Jackson and her ensemble will take you on a journey into the music of Sarah Vaughan with delightfully new arrangements written by Grammy-winning trombonist and music arranger Jason Jackson.

Rosena Hill Jackson is a veteran vocalist; some of her Broadway credits include The Color Purple, Ragtime, Riverdance, After Midnight, Dreamgirls, Mandela, Ain’t Misbehavin’, and more. With vast soloist experience, she has performed extensively, including at Carnegie Hall with The New York Pops, The New York Philharmonic for PBS, Long Island Philharmonic, The Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra, The Memphis Symphony Orchestra, and Teatro di Massimo Symphony Orchestra in Palermo, Italy.

Location:

Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., btwn. Linden Pl. & Leavitt St.
Flushing, NY

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