XRIJF: “To Ray, with Love” Maceo Parker & The Ray Charles Orchestra
Non-SeriesJune 24, 2017 | 8:00 PM Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
XEROX ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL:
“To Ray, with Love” Maceo Parker & The Ray Charles Orchestra
Featuring the Raelettes
“TO RAY, WITH LOVE” MACEO PARKER & THE RAY CHARLES ORCHESTRA – XRIJF 2017 is extremely proud to present a very special celebration of the Life and Music of the incomparable Ray Charles! “To Ray, With Love” stars legendary saxophonist Maceo Parker, best known for his stellar work with James Brown, Prince and over 25 years of solo work as a bandleader in his own right. Expect to hear classic hits such as “Hit The Road, Jack”, “Georgia” and many others in what will be an XRIJF 2017 highlight! Maceo Parker joins forces with the Ray Charles Orchestra and the Raelettes for a spectacular program honoring a true American music icon, the incomparable Ray Charles.