Dee Dee Bridgewater

Event Details
Contact

Office of the Arts
404-894-9600
404-894-2787

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Arts@Tech 2015-16 Season presents jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Full Summary: Over the course of a multifaceted career spanning four decades, Grammy and Tony Award-winning jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater has ascended to the upper echelon of vocalists, putting her unique spin on standards and re-envisioning jazz classics. A fearless explorer, pioneer, and keeper of tradition, she won the 2011 Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Album for Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee. Her many theatre credits include a Tony Award-winning role as Glinda in The Wiz in 1975.

Over the course of a multifaceted career spanning four decades, Grammy and Tony Award-winning jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater has ascended to the upper echelon of vocalists, putting her unique spin on standards and re-envisioning jazz classics. A fearless explorer, pioneer, and keeper of tradition, she won the 2011 Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Album for Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee. Her many theatre credits include a Tony Award-winning role as Glinda in The Wiz in 1975.

This performance is presented as part of the Arts@Tech 2015-16 Season.  Subscription packages are now available (select any five shows).  Single tickets go on sale August 11, 2015. Georgia Tech student, faculty and staff discounts will be available.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

School of Music, Arts @ Tech

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Arts and Performance
Keywords
arts @ tech, Music
Status
  • Created By: Stephanie Lee
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: May 15, 2015 - 6:30am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:19pm