Events Tagged "Jazz"

January 2020

January 25 | 7pm
The Sharon L Morse Performing Arts Center
$50-95 | Limited View $45

The Four Tops deliver an intimate evening of timeless hits that will have the entire audience dancing in their seats. A hit in concert, The Four Tops have toured incessantly over the decades, a towering testament to the enduring legacy of the Motown Sound they helped shape and define. The Four Tops are inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, with 24 Top 40 pop hits to their credit including: "Baby, I Need Your Loving," "I Can't Help Myself (Sugarpie, Honeybunch)," "It's the Same Old Song," "Reach Out (I'll Be There)," "Bernadette," "Walk Away, Rene," "Standing in the Shadows of Love," "Shake Me, Wake Me," "Still Waters Run Deep" and more. The Four Tops bring a high energy show packed with the smooth moves, sweet harmonies, and powerful vocals that made them one of Motown's most successful supergroups of all time.

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February 2020

Arturo Sandoval is one of the most dynamic and vivacious live performers of our time, and has been seen by millions at the Oscars, at the Grammy Awards, and the Billboard Awards. A protégé of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie, Sandoval has been awarded 10 Grammy Awards, and nominated 19 times; he has also received 6 Billboard Awards and an Emmy Award. Sandoval is also a renowned classical musician, performing regularly with the leading symphony orchestras from around the globe. His classical artistry has earned him the respect and admiration from the most prestigious conductors, and composers worldwide. Arturo Sandoval’s versatility can be heard on recordings with everyone from Dizzy Gillespie, Josh Groban, Tony Bennett, and Stan Getz to Johnny Mathis, Frank Sinatra, Paul Anka, and Rod Stewart amongst many others. He has performed with John Williams with the Boston Pops, and in the Super Bowl with Tony Bennett and Patti LaBelle. Sandoval makes his debut at The Sharon backed by the Villages Philharmonic Orchestra under the Direction of Maestro Pasquale Valerio.

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Reignite the flames of love with classic love songs!  Mark will serenade you as your personal Gondolier and take you on a "Magical Journey" filled with the memories of your deepest passions. Mark will be accompanied by pianist extraordinaire Bob Wilson.

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March 2020

March 1 | 7pm
The Sharon L Morse Performing Arts Center
$150-$225 | Limited View $125

World renowned for her dynamic career as an entertainer, PATTI LaBELLE has become synonymous with grace, style, elegance and those soaring vocals that secured her place in music royalty along side other iconic Divas: Etta James, Aretha Franklin, and Whitney Houston. Holding a place in this coveted category, LaBelle today remains a world-renowned singer whose vocal prowess defies reason.

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March 28 | 9:30am - 7:30pm
Savannah Center
Wristband | $20

The Savannah Center is proud to host The Villages 3rd Annual Jazz Festival! Please join us for an exciting day of live jazz music performed throughout the building from 9:30am – 7:30pm. Featuring fantastic performances by The Dan Jordan Quartet, The Orion Trio with Scotty Wright & John DePaola, Jerry Bruno’s Out of LA Project, The Valerie Gillespie Ensemble, The Jam Factory, The Villages Jazz Workshop, The Jazz Connection, and The Villages Charter Middle & High School Jazz Bands.

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