“R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: The Legends of Soul” Pre-Concert Chat
CJO Artistic Director Byron Stripling sits down with California soul singer Chris Pierce for a preview of “R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: The Legends of Soul,” April 11-15 at the Southern Theatre.
April 11 – 15, 2012
Wednesday – Thursday 7:30 p.m., Friday – Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
- Columbus Jazz Orchestra
- Artistic Director, Byron Stripling
- Guest Artists: Chris Pierce, Bobbi (Floyd) Townes
Beg, scream and shout as the CJO pays homage to the legendary figures of soul!
There will be dancing in the streets to the sounds of Atlantic, Stax and Motown and the legendary figures of soul including “The Godfather of Soul” James Brown, Sam Cooke, “Mr. Excitement” Jackie Wilson, Otis Redding, Ike & Tina, and “The Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin.