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James Morrison with WASO: The Great American Songbook
August 3, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on August 4, 2018 at 8:00pm
Join trumpet legend James Morrison with his sons William and Harry alongside a white hot jazz ensemble with WASO as we take you on a sweeping musical journey through our favourite American jazz classics.
Following the release of his latest album The Great American Songbook, recorded at London’s Abbey Road Studios, Morrison has been praised for bringing alive the melodies, styles and meaning that have made these songs timeless. This is your first chance to experience the album performed live in Australia.
Enjoy classic hits to get your toes tapping and your heart pumping from Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Louis Armstrong and more.
Track listing includes:
The Way You Look Tonight, Every Time We Say Goodbye, Summertime, A Foggy Day (In London Town), It Don’t Mean a Thing if it Ain’t Got That Swing and a few surprises along the way.
Wynton Marsalis sums it up: “Man, James Morrison can play!”