Kenny G. Teams Up With N.C. Symphony
Grammy Award-winning jazz saxophonist Kenny G will bring his signature blend of rhythm and blues, pop and Latin-infused jazz to Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh for three performances with the North Carolina Symphony, Friday, March 1, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, March 2, at 3 p.m. and again at 8 p.m.
In a recording career that spans three decades and 23 albums, Kenny G has solidified his reputation as the premiere artist in contemporary jazz. Since the early 1980s, his combination of unparalleled instrumental ability and indelible melodies has resulted in sales of more than 75 million records worldwide.
Other recording projects include "Miracles," the best-selling holiday album of all time, "At Last ... The Duets Album," released in 2004 and featuring performances by Barbra Streisand, Burt Bacharach and LeAnn Rimes; "Rhythm and Romance," his first Latin jazz album and his Grammy-nominated "Heart and Soul."
Tickets range from $59 to $89. Student tickets are $15.
For more information, visit www.ncsymphony.org, or call (919) 733-2750 or toll free (877) 627-6724.
Meymandi Concert Hall is located in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E. South St., Raleigh.
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