Tony Bennett’s Legacy (virtual and in person)
Presented by GBH Music and JazzBoston, this hybrid event takes place live from the acoustically acclaimed GBH Fraser Performance Studio in Brighton. The concert will feature members of Tony Bennett’s touring and recording quartet, including Tim Ray on piano, Gray Sargent on guitar, Marshall Wood on bass and Donna Byrne on vocals. This performance and Q&A will shed light on some of Tony Bennett’s massive catalog of recordings.
This is a hybrid event. You have two ticket options:
Purchase the $50 ticket in studio, 7:15-9:30 p.m. EDT Join us at GBH Studios in Brighton, MA This ticket includes a pre-reception with drinks, snacks and the live performance at GBH Fraser Performance Studio.
Join the virtual event, 8-9:30 p.m. EDT This event is free, but registration is required.
These talented musicians were all associated with legendary artist/singer Tony Bennett. As members of Bennett’s touring and recording quartet, they traveled the world with him and experienced his full artistry night after night on concert stages around the world, on television and in the studio. registration.
* Donna Byrnevoice
Tony’s penchant for Donna’s singing was the source of these associations and she was also called upon to open a number of Tony Bennett shows.
* Tim Ray was its last musical director/pianist.
* sargent gray was Mr. Bennett’s guitarist for 24 years
* marshal wood was his bassist for 11 years.
Eric Jacksonhost of GBH Eric at nightwill host this event and lead a conversation with the musicians after the 8 p.m. performance.
This program is supported in part by grants from the Boston Cultural Council/Reopen Creative Boston Fund, administered by the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture, and the Mass Cultural Council, and is presented in conjunction with GBH Music and JazzBoston.
Please note that by registering for this event, your name and email address will be shared with GBH Music and JazzBoston.
About Jazz Boston JazzBoston connects, promotes and champions the musicians, audiences and places of Greater Boston’s vibrant and diverse jazz community. The non-profit organization spreads the music and message of jazz and celebrates Boston as one of the great jazz cities in the world. Find more information about jazzboston.org.