An Evening with Ledisi
Kevin McBeth, conductor
American R&B and jazz recording artist Ledisi joins the SLSO for an inspired evening spotlighting her unique sound and “amazing vocal gift” (Rolling Stone). Nominated for twelve Grammy Awards and a mainstay on Billboard‘s R&B charts, the prolific New Orleans native artfully channels gospel, blues and funk influences with style.
This program also features a special celebration of the incomparable Nina Simone and her enduring influence over Ledisi and a generation of artists. Don’t miss one of the best soul singers performing with the SLSO at Powell Hall.