SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK® SET TO MAKE FINAL PERFORMANCE IN NEW YORK STATE AT THE TARRYTOWN MUSIC HALL NOVEMBER 8, 2013
October 27, 2013, New York, NY…SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK, the venerable and Grammy nominated a cappella ensemble will make their final concert appearance this season in New York State at the legendary Tarrytown Music Hall in Tarrytown, NY, November 8, 2013. Show time is set for 8:00 PM.
SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK has a rich legacy of performing at some of the most prestigious venues in New York including; numerous engagements at Carnegie Hall, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Blue Note Jazz Club, BB Kings, and JALC’s Rose Hall. The ensemble’s latest double-CD, SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK: A TRIBUTE, LIVE! JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, (Appleseed Records released in February 2013) captures their sold out performances at JALC in April 2011. The Tribute record pays homage to the music of legendary jazz divas Abbey Lincoln, Miriam Makeba, Odetta, and Nina Simone. The live recordings also featured a contemporary jazz trio (Stacey Wade, piano/keyboards, Parker McAllister, acoustic upright/electric bass, and Jovol Bell, drums/percussion) performing with the ensemble for the first time in their illustrious career. Bassist Parker McAllister will be a featured guest for the Tarrytown Music Hall show.
Following the completion of their 2013 performance season, the ensemble will celebrate their fourth decade of performances with their SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY: FORTY & FIERCE show and tour next year (January 2014 – January 2015).