Wed April 4, 2007
Giacomo Gates in Lincoln Tuesday Evening
Vocalist will perform with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – He is one the best male jazz vocalists on todays scene.
With a rich, warm voice, he sustains the vocalese traditions created by masters like Jon Hendricks and Eddie Jefferson.
Giacomo Gates, internationally known jazz vocalist, will perform with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra in Lincoln Tuesday evening. "Singin' & Swingin'" will present the acclaimed vocalist in a night of music with the NJO. Also to be featured will be Omaha's Metro Area Youth Jazz Orchestra as a part of the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra's Jazz 101 program.
ShowTime is 7:30pm Tuesday evening. For more information visit the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra website at artsincorporated.org/njo/.
Chris Cooke is the host of Jazz in the Afternoon and Last Call on KIOS-FM.