Podcast: Alfreda Burke & Rodrick Dixon Talk 15 years of Too Hot Too Handel: The Jazz Gospel Messiah
NEW Episode: The Chicago Jazz Audio Experience Podcast with Mike Jeffers features an interview with two of the featured soloists from the show "Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz Gospel Messiah" Rodrick Dixon and Alfreda Burke which is being presented at the Auditorium Theatre January 18th & 19th.
Now in it's 15th year at the Auditorium Theatre, "Too Hot To Handel"combines jazz, gospel, blues, classical and sometimes a few other styles together into one incredible celebration of this classic work.
Listen to Dixon and Burke discuss how they first became involved with the show, the evolution of the music as it is performed each year, the coordination between the 100 person choir, full orchestra, big band and the soloists and much more.
Get tickets and information at www.auditoriumtheatre.org
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