Monterey Jazz Festival in Atlanta Saturday
The Kenny Barron Trio performs with vocalist Kurt Elling, Regina Carter, Russell Malone, Johnatan Blake and Kiyoshi Kitagawa at the Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech Saturday.
Voted Best Male Singer three years in a row in the Downbeat and Jazz Times critics poll, Elling has sung and recorded with John Hendricks, Buddy Guy and Joanne Brackeen. Last month he won a Grammy Award in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category for “Dedicated to You: Kurt Elling Sings the Music of Coltrane and Hartman.”
Listen to the video above and swoon.
Monterey Jazz Festival, Saturday, Feb. 27 at 8 p.m. at Ferst Center for the Arts.