Robert Johnson and the CJRO Sextet celebrate 100 years of Nat King Cole with some of his most memorable charts. Cole was inducted into the Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame…Read More.
Can’t make it this night or want to see it again? The CJRO Sextet plays the same set at the Lakewood Cultural Center September 29th. See event here.
Join CJRO as they recreate this mash up of two jazz titans playing together. Released in 1961, “First Time! The Count Meets the Duke”reflects Ellington’s elegance and Basie’s rollicking Kansas City Style. Selections include “Take the A Train,” “Jumpin’ at the Woodside,” and many other big band classics, featuring CJRO vocalist Heidi Schmidt.
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