Forte Jazz Lounge is Charleston’s only strictly jazz venue. Jazz is always on-tap with the best musicians performing every week.
Rochelle Whitney Green’s reverence for classic genres of music, namely Jazz and Bossa Nova, is one of the many reasons her audience recognizes her heartfelt performances. Green has performed at upscale venues like Charleston Grill, High Cotton, McCrady’s, and The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island. She has also performed at various Jazz Festivals opening for Regina Belle, Kirk Franklin and Gerald Albright. Green sets the stage for a genuine and captivating music selection which pays tribute to the artists who inspired her music career. She sings Jobim in the native Brazilian Portuguese language and a few of her favorite Jazz which include: Girl From Ipanema, Love For Sale, That Old Black Magic, Save Your Love For Me and At Last.
The first show of the night begins at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. and the second starts at 9:30 p.m. with doors opening at 9:00 p.m. Our guests are welcome to come early. Beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks will be available for purchase at the bar.
Shows are at 7pm and 9:30pm
The lounge offers three sections of seating:
VIP —— couch style seating $27
Premium –table seating $22
General —high table and bar seating $17