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Patti Austin to Pay Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington – Cleveland, OH

By on Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 in News

patti-austin-cleveland-ohioPatti Austin joins The Cleveland Orchestra for a very special tribute to jazz giants Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington on May 18, Saturday, 8pm at the Severance Hall – Cleveland, OH.

As the acclaimed “2012 – 2013 Celebrity Series” of the Cleveland Orchestra concludes, “Patti will be singing jazz classics and all-time favorites, ‘Honeysuckle Rose’, ‘You’ll Have to Swing It (Mr. Paganini)’, ‘Cottontail’, ‘I Got It Bad’, selections by Duke Ellington and a lot more.

Patti has been performing and doing concerts with jazz bands and symphony orchestras all throughout US and Europe since after the release of her tribute CD for Ella in 2002. The album for Ella, which was recorded at WDR Studio 4 in Köln, Germany, was nominated for a Grammy Award and hit the top charts for Jazz category.

Event info:
Celebrity Series – Patti Austin: Music of Ella and Ellington
Severance Hall
11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH.

For tickets and more information call 216-231-1111 or toll free number 800-686-1141, or visit online at clevelandorchestra.com.

17 comments
Francis X. Cubillo
Francis X. Cubillo

Don't miss Patti....she is such an incredible singer/entertainer....wish I could be there for that concert! If you live in the area....don't miss this opportunity!!! And hey folks, doesn't she look absolutely fabulous? Go Patti!

patricia yeaman
patricia yeaman

Sounds like another great evening ahead   -  the venue looks fantastic  -  enjoy it Patti :)

Lisa Fuller
Lisa Fuller

Would be a dream to attend. Hope you bring your amazing talent to California!

Lauri Ward
Lauri Ward

Congrats, Patty, from me and Joe. xo

Patricia Yeaman
Patricia Yeaman

Have a great night Patti - looks like a fantastic hall :)

Louis Green
Louis Green

You are So Lovely Lady!!!! Keep On Going

Fran Morris Rosman
Fran Morris Rosman

how we wish we could be there!! Somewhere in the Foundation office is a t-shirt from the Tri-City Jazz Fest in Cleveland when they honored Ella.

Da Baer
Da Baer

I so wanna be there..cant travel with my busted leg!