Sentimental Journey: the History of Barbershop Choral Concert from the Fairfax Jubil-Aires
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The last date listed for Sentimental Journey: the History of Barbershop was Saturday April 9, 2011 / 7:00pm.
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A five-time Latin Grammy winner, who picked up his latest in 2013 for the album Soy Flamenco, famed guitar master Tomatito brings his flamenco-jazz sextet to Lisner Auditorium. Known for his abundant stage charisma and impeccable musical technique -- not to mention his long, wavy locks -- Tomatito accompanied Camarón de la Isla for two decades until the legendary flamenco singer's death in 1992. The man born as José Fernández Torres has also collaborated with artists as varied as Elton John, Frank Sinatra, Chick Corea and more. Experience an artist the Miami Herald declared "one of Spain's greatest guitarists." Learn More
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My wife and I erroneously assumed that barbershop choral and quartet singing would be limited to music from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. We were very pleasantly surprised to find that it routinely includes jazz, doo-wop, Broadway tunes, and even contemporary songs. The Jubil-Aires acapella choral was terrific, as were the three visiting male and female quartets. We are already planning to attend their next annual show!
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- Check out the websites of guest quartets <a target="_blank" href="http://roundmidnightquartet.com/">'Round Midnight</a>, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.thealliesquartet.com/">The Allies</a> and <a target="_blank" href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Notorious-Quartet/101605793222009?sk=info">Notorious</a>.
Guest quartets include 'Round Midnight (M-AD champions), The Allies (5th place International medalists) and the Sweet Adelines quartet, Notorious.
About the Ticket Supplier: The Fairfax Jubil-AiresThe Fairfax Jubil-Aires are members of the Fairfax County Virginia chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, a society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America (SPEBSQSA). SPEBSQSA is the largest all male singing society in the world, with over 750 chapters in the U.S. and Canada, and with affiliate groups in eight other countries.
The Jubil-Aires are more than just an a cappella male chorus. The Jubil-Aires are a family, dedicated to great singing and the wonderful fellowship that comes with it.