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EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw with Madeline Bell

A Tribute to Ray Charles

Performers

Madeline Bell
vocals
Henk Meutgeert
conductor

Musical giant Ray Charles mixed soul, blues, country with jazz to become the pioneer of the genre. Featuring the one and only Madeline Bell, the Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw is sure to thrill with Ray’s greatest hits arranged for big band. Cadogan Hall is the next destination on this powerful soul train. Let the Good Times Roll!

“I must repeat myself in saying that I had an extremely wonderful time playing with the orchestra. It feels like family. Wonderful!!” (Benny Golson)

“I like the band sound very much and the arrangements are very crafted.” (Chick Corea)

(Photo courtesy © Ans van Heck Photography)

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