Andrew Homzy’s NOLA NightHawks Featuring three guest vocalists
Robyn Fortunat, Layla Hansen, Dominique Pashley
Celebrating the music of W.C. Handy - the "Father of the Blues” - 13 professional musicians perform 15 of W.C. Handy’s compositions
A musical journey from St. Louis Missouri to New Orleans, Louisiana.
Trumpets: Greg Bush and David Herman Trombones: Darren Nilsson and Craig Burnett Clarinet: Claudio Fantinato Baritone Sax: Rod Alsop Drums: Alicia Murray Bass: Rob Uffen Guitar: Jesse Marshall Director/Piano: Andrew Homzy Vocalists: Robyn Fortunat, Layla Hansen, Dominique Pashley Co-Producer: Pat Selman Key Grip and Video-Historiographer: Norman Abbey
Handy’s hues of blues have been sung and played by the worlds greatest musicians including: Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Art Tatum, Bessie Smith, Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, Pearl Bailey, Eartha Kit, Lena Horne, Peggy Lee, Dinah Shore, Gil Evans, Dave Brubeck, The Canadian Brass, Stevie Wonder, Hugh Laurie ~~~
W.C. Handy’s “St. Louis Blues” has been recorded over 2,100 times - since it was published in 1914.
Andrew Homzy's N.O.L.A. NightHawks
Cabaret Concerts - November 3, 4, 5 & 6 Four Shows - Thursday to Sunday - Four Shows