Rodney Whitaker Septet with Vocalist Rockelle Fortin featuring the Music of Count Basie and Billie Holiday
The Rodney Whitaker Septet w/Vocalist Rockelle Fortin will perform the music of Count Basie and Billie Holiday. Whitaker has assembled the “New” Young Lions of Gen Z who will capture the essence of Count Basie’s phenomenal book featuring the music of Frank Foster, Harry “Sweets” Edison and Thad Jones. The ensemble will also back vocalist Fortin performing classic compositions made famous by Billie Holiday. This dynamic group of hard hitting, sensational swinging and soul stirring performers will lift your spirits and leave your toes tapping.