Jun 6, Set 1: Harry Belafonte's Calypso Reimagined (LIVE ONLY)
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Critically-acclaimed vocalist Brandon Bain and bassist and musical director Jonathan Michel present an unforgettable evening of homage to Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner Harry Belafonte. Fresh and innovative interpretations of Belafonte’s 1956 release Calypso — the seminal recording that expanded the music’s reach to global audiences — include new perspectives on such enduring hits as “Day-O” and “Jamaica Farewell.” Calypso Re-Imagined celebrates Caribbean culture and the electrifying collaboration between Belafonte and Irving Burgie (a.k.a. Lord Burgess). Join these artists and a host of special guests as they explore a reimagining of Calypso in its entirety.
Willerm Delisfort, piano
Jonathan Michel, bass, musical director
Jimmy MacBride, drums
Andre White, steelpan, percussion
Wayne Tucker, trumpet
Marvin Dolly, guitar
Brandon Bain, vocals, host
Pauline Jean, vocals
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