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Denise King at Society Hill Playhouse on February 16th

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Denise King Appearing at Jazz at the Playhouse will be singer Denise King
Denise King
Denise King

vocalist
and her band featuring pianist Aaron Graves, bassist Lee Smith
Lee Smith
Lee Smith

bass
and drummer Khary Shaheed at the Society Hill Playhouse, 507 S. 8th Street in Philadelphia on February 16th. One Show: 7:30-9 p.m. Admission: $10/$5 for students. No advance sales. For info: 215-517-8337 or 856-858-8914. Parking is right across the street, and public transportation is very convenient as well!

Jazz Bridge, a 501C3 nonprofit that assists our local jazz and blues musicians in crisis, is sponsoring this concert.

About Denise King

Denise King
Denise King
Denise King

vocalist
is a very passionate singer who has a way of pulling her audiences into her performances. Listening to her warm tone, impeccable phrasing, and the absolute control she has of her voice is mesmerizing. Over the years, she has shared the stage with such greats as Roy Hargrove
Roy Hargrove
Roy Hargrove
b.1969
trumpet
, Brecker Brothers, Phil Wright, Cecil McBee
Cecil McBee
Cecil McBee
b.1935
bass, acoustic
, Christian McBride
Christian McBride
Christian McBride
b.1972
bass
, Orrin Evans
Orrin Evans
Orrin Evans
b.1975
piano
, Lonnie Plaxico
Lonnie Plaxico
Lonnie Plaxico
b.1960
bass
, Uri Caine
Uri Caine
Uri Caine
b.1956
piano
, Sid Simmons, Dr. Guy Ramsey, JD Walter
JD Walter
JD Walter

vocalist
, Barbara Morrison
Barbara Morrison
Barbara Morrison

vocalist
, Derrick Hodge
Derrick Hodge
Derrick Hodge
b.1979
bass
, Chris Beck
Chris Beck
Chris Beck

drums
, Billy Paul, Jean Carne, Celine Dion, Bunny Sigler and the list goes on and on. This concert will be her last in Philadelphia before she embarks on a European tour with French pianist Olivier Hutman. Their collaboration on the 2011 recording project No Tricks garnered a best jazz vocal nomination by the Academie du Jazz last year.


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