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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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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The Charleston Jazz Orchestra presents “Blue Note Records: The Iconic Jazz Label and Its Stars” Featuring T.S. Monk

09.12.17

 SEPTEMBER 16, 2017 / 5 AND 8PM/ CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL

CHARLESTON, SC – September 12, 2017 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) kicks off the 2nd half of its Season 9 with a concert entitled “Blue Note Records: The Iconic Jazz Label and Its Stars” featuring jazz drumming legend T.S. Monk, son of jazz pioneer Thelonious Monk. The concert will be held Saturday, September 16 at the Charleston Music Hall. Show times are at 5:00 and 8:00pm.READ MORE

American Idol Winner and Grammy Nominated Ruben Studdard to Kick Off Season 9 of the Charleston Jazz Orchestra with “Singin’ Ellington”

04.16.17

FEBRUARY 18, 2017 at 5:00 and 8:00 P.M. / Charleston Music Hall

 
CHARLESTON, SC – JANUARAY 31, 2017 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) will kick off its ninth season with a concert entitled “SINGIN’ ELLINGTON: The Duke and His Vocalists.” American Idol Season 2 winner, Ruben Studdard, will be a special guest vocalist with the CJO on February 18 at the Charleston Music Hall. READ MORE

MOTOWN behind-the-scenes video

04.06.17

 

Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, the Temptations, Michael Jackson and South Carolina’s own James Jamerson are names associated with one of the greatest record labels of all time, MOTOWN.READ MORE

The Charleston Jazz Orchestra To Feature Freddy Cole In Unforgettable: A Tribute To Nat King Cole

02.22.17

Charleston, SC, February 21, 2017  –  On March 18, the Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) will welcome Freddy Cole to the Charleston Music Hall to perform UNFORGETTABLE: A Tribute to Nat King Cole, featuring many of Nat’s most memorable and beloved songs.

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The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) announces SEASON 9 featuring Freddy Cole

09.27.16

CHARLESTON, SC SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) announces SEASON 9 beginning February 18, 2017. The powerful 18-piece big band orchestra will perform a line-up of concerts specially selected by its fans from February to December.

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