February 6, 2020
CONTACT: Susan Stensland
MARIETTA. – After receiving rave reviews in their 2018 collaboration, GSO Jazz will team once again with the 80+ voices of the GSO Chorus for a stellar evening of jazz favorites. The performance will take place at the fabulous Strand Theatre on the Marietta Square on February 8th. This toe-tapping night of Jazz will feature such favorites as Caravan, Bluesette, and Georgia on my Mind.
The February 8th performance will present the GSO Jazz combo band, which is known for playing jazz standards, swing, and contemporary compositions. Bandleader and saxophonist Sam Skelton has recorded with Elton John, Matchbox 20, Train, and The Ohio Players, among others.
Joining GSO Jazz for the evening will be the GSO Chorus, led by Bryan Black. Comprised of accomplished vocalists from the greater metropolitan area, the GSO Chorus is the dedicated chorus of the Georgia Symphony Orchestra, performing choral/orchestral works, pops, and independent choral concerts. GSO Jazz and GSO Chorus are part of the Georgia Symphony Orchestra organization.
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre
117 N. Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
Tickets available at 770-429-2390 or online at http://bit.ly/GSOJazzChorus
The Georgia Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1951, and brings music to over 15,000 people annually. Its mission is to enrich our community through accessible, high quality musical and educational experiences that instill and fulfill a lifelong appreciation for the arts. The GSO organization includes the Georgia Symphony Orchestra, GSO Chorus, GSO Jazz and the Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra. For more information, visit georgiasymphony.org/