Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Perform
KingdomCounty Productions will present the exclusive northern New England production, “Legends of New Orleans Jazz” featuring rhythm-and-blues ace and six-time Grammy nominee Allen Toussaint joining forces with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band for the first time, on tour. Showtime is 7pm, Tuesday, October 21st at Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy. Tickets are now on sale at KingdomCounty.org or by calling 802-748-2600.
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band has toured the world since its founding in the early 1960’s – as the essential vehicle to keep traditional New Orleans jazz traditions alive. During recent years, the band has played 150 annual dates at venues ranging from Carnegie Hall to Lincoln Center and the Hollywood Bowl. And they have branched out to ensure a future as a living and breathing group driven by fresh influences and inspirations, adding a number of dynamic new musical directions to their rock-solid repertoire of the classic New Orleans style.