Sondheim & Styne to Kick Off 92nd Street Y's Jazz in July Festival

News   Sondheim & Styne to Kick Off 92nd Street Y's Jazz in July Festival The 92nd Street Y's Jazz in July Festival will kick off July 21 with an evening titled Sondheim & Styne.

Bill Charlap has gathered an ensemble of leading jazz musicians, who will perform songs by both Stephen Sondheim and Jule Styne at the 8 PM performance. Guest vocalist is Kurt Elling. The ensemble comprises Brian Lynch (trumpet), Jimmy Greene (tenor saxophone), Jon Gordon (alto saxophone), Kurt Elling (vocals), Bill Charlap (piano), Renee Rosnes (piano), Peter Washington (bass) and Kenny Washington (drums).

The evening will feature arrangements by Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Brian Lynch, pianist Renee Rosnes and Bill Charlap.

Tickets are priced $50-$60 (ages 35 and younger, $25). The 92nd Street Y is located in Manhattan at Lexington Avenue and 92nd Street. For tickets or more information visit www.92Y.org/jazz or call (212) 415-5500.

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