“[Dee Dee Bridgewater is] an ultra-high-wattage performer for whom no stage seems quite big enough.” — Chicago Tribune
“...Charlap ranges over the keyboard with nimble, crisply swinging lines, subtly layered textures, dense chords and spiky interjections.” — TIME Magazine
Location: The Broad Stage - Main Stage
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Two jazz greats join musical forces for a concert with double the star power. Don’t miss this evening of sonic magic as GRAMMY® and Tony® Award-winning vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater teams with GRAMMY® winner Bill Charlap, one of the world’s premier jazz pianists.
Dee Dee Bridgewater was born in Memphis, Tenn., before moving away at the age of three. She stayed connected to her birthplace through music, however, eventually returning to record her last album back in Memphis. Read more about her journey to return to her roots here.
Spotlight Talk with Dr. Lesa Terry starting at 7:00 PM. Learn more here.
Jazz & Blues at The Broad Stage made possible by a generous gift from Richard & Lisa Kendall.