Hello Jazz Babies! Come out an enjoy a wonderful evening of Jazz & Soul featuring National Recording Artist, the Flute Man, Darryl Evan Jones; a contemporary jazz artist with a vibe coined Instrumental Soul. Come out and enjoy some or your favorite holiday classics such a This Christmas, Oh Holy Night, Merry Christmas Baby, with special guest, Jazz-Soul Singer Nicci Canada. Purchase your tickets today cause you don't want to miss this.
Halton Theater (On the campus of Central Piedmont College) 1206 Elizabeth Avenue Charlotte, NC 28204
Light refreshments will be served Doors open at 7pm General Seating
Featuring National Recording Artist, Darryl Evan Jones
For Darryl Evan Jones defies the expectations of contemporary jazz by skillfully implementing bold flute tones that draw you in. THIS is the journey of a man born to express himself through music, a man brave enough to bare it all and redefine contemporary jazz with a vibe he calls...Instrumental Soul. The musical style of Darryl Evan Jones is truly original; combining the genres of Jazz, Classical, and Gospel music. He calls his style Instrumental Soul. Darryl insists that he’s a soul singer who can’t sing, and expresses his emotions through his flute. You will find that no one has a sound quite like Darryl Evan Jones’, and his is a sound like no one else’s. His phrasing, attack, and interpretation are simply unparalleled. Want jazz? He has that. Need some soul? Of course. Craving ballads? Got that too. Darryl Evan Jones, the Ambassador of Instrumental Soul invites you to experience and enjoy his most original style and intoxicating sound. For more information about Darryl Evan Jones please visit www.fluteman.com
Special Guest Nicci Canada
West Virginia native, vocalist, mentor and entrepreneur, Nicci Canada possesses a unique ability to connect with listeners. Nicci uses her voice as a canvas to showcase the truths of the heart and soul. Her warm, sultry vocals are reminiscent of artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and Nina Simone, but her amazing sound is unique to the gifts and talents she has been given. Nicci released her first solo project in 2011 title “Twenty Twelve”, an eclectic mix of melodies that highlighted her unique vocal ability and introduced her to audiences around the world. However, it would be the grace and soulful serenity of Jazz that called to her heart and would deliver her to a world of jazz enthusiasts. She has since gone on to perform with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and the Tulsa Signature Symphony. For more information about Nicci Canada please visit www.niccicanada.com