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Charleston Jazz Festival: Charlton Singleton’s Beehive Orchestra
April 23 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM EDT
American trumpeter, vocalist and former leader of the Charleston Jazz Orchestra, Charlton Singleton is a GRAMMY Award-winning recording artist along with his fellow Ranky Tanky band mates.
Charleston Magazine says “watching Singleton at work is mesmerizing…Charlton Singleton is a musical alchemist, a magician.”
One fan says “Just watching him conduct, play piano and trumpet draws you in, captivates you. He turns a non-jazz person into an enthusiast in a single concert.”
Joined by his stellar lineup of musicians, Singleton and his Beehive Jazz Orchestra are a true crowd favorite that will make you want to get on your feet and dance. Their powerhouse arrangements will blend standards and popular hits, celebrating the music of yesterday and tomorrow. Don’t miss this incredible night of music at our grand Charleston Jazz Festival finale at Firefly Distillery.
Charlton Singleton – Trumpet/Vocal
Robert Lewis – Alto Sax
Mark Sterbank – Tenor Sax
Jonnie Hernandez – Bari Sax
Dr. Matt White – Trumpet
Kyle Lane – Trumpet
Dr. Mitch Butler – Trombone
Lee Barbour – Guitar
Demetrius Doctor – Piano
Kevin Hamilton – Bass
Dr. Colleen Clark – Drums
FOOD TRUCK: Lola’s Lumpia – Serving up delicious filipino comfort food, this food truck is a Charleston favorite. Check out their website here.
NOTE: This is an outdoor concert. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.
Watch this clip of Charlton Singleton and the Beehive Orchestra!