Here it is: the summer's best "get down, get funky, no excuses" trio of RED HOT nights at The Rady Shell. With such stars as Trombone Shorty, Ziggy Marley, The Jacksons, Village People and Mavis Staples large and in charge, and with Byron Stripling riding on a sonic express train from the City of New Orleans, you'll have no choice but to get out of that seat and shake what you've got!
THE JACKSONS and VILLAGE PEOPLE
Sunday, July 16, 7:30pm
Two of the most legendary groups in music history take the stage for one memorable evening at The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park. You’ll hear the soulful hits of The Jacksons like “I Want You Back,” “ABC,” “I’ll Be There,” “Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)”, "Can You Feel It" and "Blame It On The Boogie," and iconic songs of Village People – including “Y.M.C.A.,” “Macho Man,” “In The Navy”– and many more!
Note: The San Diego Symphony does not appear on this program.
TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVE and ZIGGY MARLEY with Special Guests MAVIS STAPLES and ROBERT RANDOLPH BAND
Sunday, August 6, 6pm
Experience a night of unforgettable artistry, energy and music as Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave return to The Rady Shell and reggae royalty Ziggy Marley makes his debut at the waterfront venue. Mavis Staples and the Robert Randolph Band get the evening started... don’t miss a single minute of this soulful, joyous celebration of music by these legendary artists.
Note: the San Diego Symphony does not appear on this program.
When The Saints Go Marching In with BYRON STRIPLING
Sunday, August 20, 7:30pm
Byron Stripling, conductor, trumpet and vocalist
Miche Braden, vocalist
Bobby Floyd, keyboard
Rob Thorsen, bass
San Diego Symphony Orchestra
Celebrate the spirit of Mardi Gras with a night of hot New Orleans jazz. The good times roll with music from Fats Domino, Mahalia Jackson, Bessie Smith & Louis Armstrong. From street parades in the French Quarter to late night jams in the city’s famed clubs, this party transforms into an unforgettable Mardi Gras celebration with Byron Stripling, Miche Braden & Bobby Floyd leading the parade with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra!