For their 2020-21 season, the Emerald City Jazz Kings present another great year of historic jazz and popular music. They start off the season with Diga Diga Doo, a tribute to legendary Classic Songbook lyricist Dorothy Fields. And in May Shirley Andress and company close out the season with a celebration of the career of Doris Day, What Will Be Will Be.
NOTE:The Jazz Kings Christmas show, this year again under the direction of Christmas show founder Shirley Andress, All Is Bright has been rescheduled for December 2021. Their February show, I'm Glad There Is You, has been moved to the opening spot of our 2021-22 season this coming October. Led by long-time Jazz Kings trombonist Glenn Griffith, the show explores two phenomenal vocal stylists, Johnny Hartman and Lena Horne.
The Emerald City Jazz Kings is the resident jazz & classic American Songbook ensemble of The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts. The Jazz Kings produce 4 original concerts each year on various themes pertinent to the historic popular music and jazz of the 1920s through ‘50s, with performances in Eugene at The Shedd, and in Roseburg and Corvallis in normal (non-COVID) times.
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Eugene, Roseburg & Corvallis tix may be purchased at
The Shedd Ticket Office
541.434.7000
The Jazz Kings 2020-21 Schedule