Cupid Swings – Little Big Band at Newberry Opera House
There is nothing more classic – and classy – than jazz on Valentine’s Day!
Join us at the beautiful Newberry Opera House for an afternoon of sultry and soulful jazz presented by the swinging Little Big Band! With vocals by Eboni Ramm and Adams Way, you will experience the sounds reminiscent of Ella Fitzgerald to Frank Sinatra. Our specially crafted jazz program “Cupid Swings” will have your toes tapping and hearts thumping.
This performance has reduced capacity seating per governmental restrictions. If you have questions call the Box Office at 803-276-6264.
Enjoy special cocktails crafted just for this show at Bar Figaro situated directly across the street.
Devil Wears Prada $8
Catcher in the Rye $10
La Piña $5 (mocktail)
The “ColaJazz Little Big Band: the band that could!” is a medium-sized ensemble presenting a wide variety of large ensemble music from Big Band repertoire to the classic small group sound. Comprised of world-class and celebrated musicians from the Midlands and beyond, your South Carolina jazz artists will blow you away with our Valentine’s Day jazz concert!
“Our little big band packs a big punch!” says Mark Rapp, Director of ColaJazz. “ColaJazz has a variety of performing ensembles for our educational and outreach efforts. This perfectly sized ensemble is geared towards all ages and aims to entertain, educate and further the love of jazz. With this dynamic ensemble, ColaJazz is able to present repertoire from small group jazz to the greatest compositional works by Gil Evans, Count Basie, Duke Ellington to modern big bands such as the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.”
The ColaJazz Foundation is dedicated to grow, support and promote jazz in and around the Midlands through events, education, recordings, resources and advocacy in order to create a thriving culturally rich community.
Please review the Newberry Opera House Reopening Procedures: https://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events/reopening-procedures.html
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