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Event Archive - Legends ~ The best of Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald: Dee Daniels

Fri. January 23rd 2009 Alix Goolden Performance Hall (All Ages)
8:00 - 10:00 doors at 7:30
$22.00 to $40.00
Tickets at: Royal & McPherson Theatres
Presented by: Ocean Entertainment Worldwide
Ocean Entertainment Worldwide proudly presents the second of six concerts in its new Legends Series with the Best of Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald.

The Legends Series is a celebration of women in music, highlighting some of the world’s most recognizable artists of our time. In this second concert we explore the songbook of two iconic entertainers - Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald. A tremendous repertoire of classic jazz standards and ballads await everyone this January.

Starring multi award-winning international recording artist Dee Daniels and featuring Tony Foster on piano, Russ Botten on bass and Dave Robbins on drums. This concert is also pleased to have special guest dancers from Victoria’s own Canadian Pacific Ballet who will add an element of grace and beauty to selected musical numbers.

This concert is rich with eloquence and is sure to keep you wanting more.

Ocean Entertainment Worldwide has created an intimate and lavish concert for all ages to enjoy and is proud to announce a very special pre-christmas ticket offer. Buy before December 15, 2008 and receive 20% regular priced tickets. If you would like to get a group together you will be pleased to know there is a 15% discount for groups of 10 or more. Contact the box office and secure your seat to this great concert early.

“Daniels can create an amazing range of sounds, from the most gentle and sweet to elemental growls that tear at the core of being. The earth is in her voice.”

Palm Beach Daily News

“Silky impassioned.” “Extraordinary range.” “Her four-octave range enthrals the audience.”

The Vancouver Sun


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Dee Daniels (Jazz, blues, gospel)

“Daniels’ hearty tones, jazz-wise phrasing and triumphant scat showed why she’s considered among the cream of mainstream jazz vocalists.”—Los Angeles Times. Whether accompanying her self at the piano, fronting a trio, big band or symphony, Dee Daniels’ musical career is as varied as her four-octave vocal range is thrilling. She is a... more info
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