Come to the 15th annual New York City Jazz Festival to see the groundbreaking Swedish vocal ensemble The Real Group at Harlem's world-famous Apollo Theater. One of the leading forces in the world of vocal music today, The Real Group is a professional a cappella ensemble from Sweden that's been in constant development since their formation in 1984. Their unique blend of perfection, personality, and diverse repertoire has made it possible for the group to collaborate with symphony orchestras, jazz groups, pop bands and international artists. This concert will include a featured performance from The Mansfieldians, a select ensemble of eight singers from Mansfield University, who specialize in vocal jazz repertoire, led by Patrick Yanni. Also performing will be the 16-piece John Fedchock New York Big Band. John Fedchock has risen through the musical ranks to emerge as leader of one of the freshest, most exciting big bands in jazz. Don't miss this unforgettable evening of jazz from Manhattan Concert Productions presents at The Apollo Theater!