Cécile McLorin Salvant and Sullivan Fortner "The Window"
Cécile McLorin Salvant & Sullivan Fortner "The Window"
Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 8:00 pm
(The following was translated using Google Translate from the original website)
The event was postponed from January 19, 2022 to January 23, 2022. Already purchased tickets remain valid.
The event was moved from Martinskirche, Basel to Hans Huber Saal / Stadtcasino Basel. Already purchased tickets remain valid.
We warmly welcome the 2019 Grammy winner, the singer Cécile McLorin Salvant with her incomparable voice, to Basel. The world first got to know the incredible singing skills of Cécile McLorin Salvant in 2010 when she won the prestigious international jazz competition Thelonious Monk won. Within just a decade, she has developed from a jazz critic's favorite to a multiple Grammy Award winner and thus to one of the most prominent jazz singers today.
In a few seconds she can switch from passionate seriousness to ambiguous irony, jumping effortlessly forwards and backwards in jazz history. Her current, award-winning album "The Window" is a duet album with her long-time pianist Sullivan Fortner, with which she explores the tradition of the piano-singing duo in all its expressive possibilities at the highest level. In clubs and concert halls you literally eat the audience out of your hand ...
Start: 8:00 p.m.
Age restriction: no
wheelchair spaces: Please book the wheelchair spaces by email with details of the place, date of the event, your telephone number (reachable during the day) and number Wheelchairs: firstname.lastname@example.org