Sunday, March 15th
Geoffrey's Inner Circle
410 14th Street, Oakland
An Historic Institution in Oakland's Dynamic Downtown District
Dance the night away with Miss Faye and her all-star octet featuring legendary Bay Area percussionist Pete Escovedo. Iconic artist Escovedo has a career of over 60 years breaking down barriers between smooth jazz, salsa, latin jazz, and contemporary music. He has shared the stage with Herbie Hancock, Boz Scaggs, Poncho Sanchez, Prince, Anita Baker, George Duke, Tito Puente, Chick Corea, his daughter Sheila E, and many more. From blues to R&B to sizzling latin sounds, this will be a dance party like no other! Limited seating available. If you require or would like a guarenteed seat, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to ensure availability.
This is week two of a four-week cross cultural, cross genre series hosted by the Bay Area's Queen Songstress, The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol.
The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol is known as an icon in the Bay Area and beyond, highly regarded for her powerful voice, astonishing versatlity, and gift of connecting with her audience. Equally at home in jazz, blues, R&B, gospel, funk, latin, and hip-hop, she has developed her own authentic sound and unique delivery, delighting audiences young and old across the globe. Miss Faye has shared the stage with artists such as Marvin Gaye, Joan Baez, James Brown, Otis Redding, Pharoah Sanders, Albert King, Charles Brown, and Bobby Hutcherson. Join this East Bay legend in what are sure to be amazing & unique collaborations with celebrated international artists and the best Oakland has to offer.
Geoffrey's offers a full bar and $12 soul food plates.
This project is supported by the Oakland City Council and funded by the City of Oakland's Cultural Fuding Program. Presented by A Train Productions with GGM. Thanks to Geoffrey's Inner Circle for support.