Friday, May 22, 2015
7:30 PM tickets $20
2015 marks the centennial of the birth of Billie Holiday. Although her life was cut short by tragic circumstances at the age of only 44, her singular voice has inspired artists and thrilled audiences like few others. She remains one of the most popular and influential jazz vocalists to this day.
Join Ottawa vocalists Dominique Forest, Karen Oxorn and Nicole Ratté when they reunite for an intimate tribute to Lady Day. They’ll present some of the timeless standards most associated with Billie Holiday and pay homage to this important, ground-breaking artist. Featuring a swinging jazz duo with Mark Ferguson on piano and Normand Glaude on bass.