March 6, 2019
Sammons Center for the Arts, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd. Dallas, TX
About the Event:
Sammons Center for the Arts
Arlington Jones, Artistic Director, Sammons Jazz
3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219
Music: Jazz, Cabaret
Activities: Concert season
LEIGH TOMLINSON MEMORIAL CONCERT 7:30 pm @ Meadows Hall
A timeless set by acclaimed vocalists Carolyn Lee Jones, Sandra Kaye, Heather Paterson, and Tony Hakim opens this annual tribute to beloved jazz singer Leigh Tomlinson. The stellar group is backed by an equally celebrated band: Brad Williams on piano, George Anderson on bass, and Andrew Griffith on drums. The all-star tribute continues with a refreshing collaboration featuring innovative vocalists Garry Williams, Tatiana Mayfield, Candace “Mahogany” Miller, and Damon K. Clark. Their A-list band includes pianist Shelton Summons, bassist Jerome Allen, and drummer Lamont Taylor.