The Charleston Jazz Orchestra Presents Holiday Swing: A Charleston Jazz Tradition

11.21.17

DECEMBER 2, 2017 / 5pm and 8pm / CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL

CHARLESTON, SC November 21, 2017 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) concludes its Season 9 with HOLIDAY SWING: A Charleston Jazz Tradition on Saturday, December 2 at 5pm and 8pm.  Music Director Charlton Singleton will lead the concert with guest vocalist Quiana Parler, adding jazz to the holiday cheer with big band arrangements of popular holiday songs and hits from Season 9.

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2nd Annual Jazz Day for Kids Introduces Hundreds of Children to the Joy of Jazz

11.07.17

NOVEMBER 15, 2017 / CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL / ON SITE AND LIVE STREAMED

CHARLESTON, SC November 7, 2017Charleston Jazz will host its 2nd Annual Jazz Day for Kids on November 15, 2017 at the Charleston Music Hall.  Over 800 elementary school children in grades K – 6th will experience a jazz immersion as they enjoy a full big band concert performed by the Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO). Charleston Jazz is also partnering with Streamable Learning to live stream the concert and a post-concert jazz lecture to Charleston areas schools.

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The 4th Annual Charleston Jazz Festival Announces its Star-Studded Line-Up for 2018

10.24.17

Festival to showcase Kenny G, Nnenna Freelon, top local jazz groups, educators and students.

CHARLESTON, SC October 24, 2017 – The highly anticipated Charleston Jazz Festival is back for its fourth year in the Holy City with a star-studded line-up. The festival has expanded to a four-day event with over 100 locally, regionally, and nationally recognized jazz musicians in the lineup. The festival will take place January 18 – 21, 2018, with events at multiple locations throughout downtown Charleston, including the Gaillard Center, Charleston Music Hall, Renaissance Hotel, Sottile Theater, and Barsa Tapas Lounge and Bar.

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The Charleston Jazz Orchestra Presents “Jazz Elements: The Music of Earth, Wind, and Fire”

10.12.17

OCTOBER 21, 2017 / 5 AND 8PM/ CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL

CHARLESTON, SC – October 12, 2017 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) is excited to present the music of Earth, Wind and Fire on October 21, 2017. “Earth, Wind and Fire is the greatest band ever assembled,” said Charlton Singleton, Music Director for the CJO. “The late Maurice White put the band together to have a sound that was universal – and he succeeded,” he added.

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