Concert featuring MARTIN PRESTON + THE RICHEY COMMUNITY CHORUS
April 19, 2020
The Roaring 20’s was a time of prosperity which brought new styles of music and dance. Radio allowed people everywhere to hear popular music, jazz and ragtime from Tin Pan Alley artists Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern and George Gershwin.
Special guest soloist, Martin Preston, is an award winning pianist who has appeared across the U.S and Canada. He will be featured in Rhapsody in Blue.
The Richey Community Chorus joins the Orchestra in famous 20’s hits including Blue Skies, Fascinating Rhythm, and selections from Show Boat. The Orchestra will play St. Louis Blues, Swanee, You Do Something to Me and S’Wonderful. Don’t miss this fun show jam-packed with great songs and talented performers.
Show time is 3:00 p.m.
Tickets are $18 for open seating at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge.