Great news for music fans! The legendary George Benson will perform one night only in the Queensland Performing Arts Centre’s (QPAC’s) Concert Hall on Thursday 22 August 2013.
Described as one of the greatest guitarists in jazz history and an amazingly versatile musician, George Benson has earned an impeccable reputation as one of music’s most enterprising and engaging stars.
With a career that spans five decades, more than 35 albums and ten Grammy Awards, George Benson uses his jazz roots as the foundation for a fascinating mix of pop and R&B.
Within the acoustically superb QPAC Concert Hall, George Benson will perform songs from his just released new album Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole as well as his popular classic hits, Broadway, Give Me the Night, Breezin’, and Turn Your Love Around.
Perhaps best known for his contemporary popular music, Benson continues to astound audiences taking his creative expression to new heights. And his latest release Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole is an exemplary work of art, giving reverence to the legacy of jazz and a fitting tribute to an American icon.
With supreme taste, a beautifully rounded tone, amazing dexterity and always, an unquenchable urge to swing,George Benson will light up QPAC’s Concert Hall for one night only. Don’t miss the chance to experience this legendary artist. Tickets on sale now via qpac.com.au or phone 136-246.
Presented By QPAC and The Music House
George Benson Live in Concert
Date: Thursday 22 August 2013
Venue: Concert Hall, QPAC, Cultural Centre, South Bank, Brisbane
Tickets: Refer to qpac website for price details
Bookings: www.qpac.com.au or qtix 136 246