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   Blues Legend Bobby Rush in Concert, Featuring the Rhodes Jazz Band

   Date : Thursday, 3 April 2014       From : 7:30pm   To : 9:00pm
   Category : Arts       Location : Off Campus


   Event Description :

Blues legend Bobby Rush will perform as a special guest artist with the Rhodes Jazz Band. He is the college’s 2014 Curb Visiting Scholar in the Arts and has been meeting with students and the campus community in a series of events.

The set list for the concert will be a combination of songs from Rush’s catalog along with famous blues, jazz and soul pieces written by artists he worked with over his career including Louis Jordan, Joe Williams, and Cab Calloway. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at the new Hi-Tone Cafe, 412-414 N. Cleveland. It will a Bobby Rush show like no other!

Tickets are $12 for the general public and available at www.hitonememphis.com. Proceeds from ticket sales will go to support outreach efforts by the Mike Curb Institute for Music at Rhodes and Crosstown Arts.

For more information, contact Dr. John Bass, director of the Mike Curb Institute for Music, at bassj@rhodes.edu or (901) 843-3786.



   Email : wilsona@rhodes.edu
   More info : http://www.rhodes.edu/music/21569.asp


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