Connie Evingson, renowned singer of jazz and American pops standards, will perform Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m., at ERHS’s Zabee Theater, in the Elks River Arts Alliance Performance Series.
Evingson’s eight CD’s have all made top 50 in jazz in the United States and Canada.
Modern Jazz Classics says of her: “Connie Evingson is one of the most polished and versatile jazz vocalists on today’s jazz scene.” Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine calls her “the Iron Range native with silky vocal phrasing and an indelible sense of swing …”
Evingson has been a featured artist with Garrison Keillor’s “Prairie Home Companion,” the Minnesota Orchestra conducted by Doc Severinsen, VocalEssence, and the JazzMN Big Band.
Tickets will cost $16 for adults, $14 for alliance members and seniors, and $19 for students. For advance tickets, call 763-441-4625 or go online at www.elkriverart.org.
The concert is made possible by a grant from the Central Minnesota Arts Board and sponsored by the Arts Alliance, with additional funding by Great River Energy.