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The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra

Presented by Gualala Arts at Unknown

Dec 02 2016
The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra

Gualala Arts is proud to present at Coleman Hall in Gualala Arts Center The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra directed by Scotty Barnhart. Winner of 18 Grammy Awards, Count Basie has won every respected jazz poll in the world at least once.

Pianist and bandleader William James “Count” Basie was and still is an American institution, personifying the grandeur and excellence of jazz. The band’s latest honor is the critically acclaimed release in 2015 of A Very Swingin’ Basie Christmas! the very first holiday album in the 80-year history of the orchestra.

Some of the greatest soloists, composers, arrangers and vocalists in jazz history, including Lester Young, Billie Holiday, Frank Foster, Thad Jones, Sonny Payne, Freddie Green,

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$38 advance, $5 more day of; youth (17 & under) admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Purchase tickets at or call 1.800.838.3006 or at Gualala Arts Center or at Dolphin Gallery, downtown Gualala. Call the arts center at 707-884-1138.

Contact: 1-800-838-3006


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Additional time info:

7:30 pm start time follows art opening reception the same evening 5 to 7 pm in the Elaine Jacob Foyer and Burnett Gallery for Gualala Salon and Salon de Refusés and fine arts cake contest Let Them Eat Cake!

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.



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