District Live at PRD to Celebrate “Great Ladies of Jazz” on April 26
This special evening of music will take listeners on a lyrical journey into the lives and songs of legendary vocalists including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone.
Plant Riverside District is pleased to celebrate “Great Ladies of Jazz” at District Live, located at 400 W. River St., featuring live music by international recording artist Shana Tucker and The Christian Tamburr Trio on Wednesday, April 26. Doors will open at 6 p.m., with the performance starting at 7:15 p.m.
This special evening of music will take listeners on a lyrical journey into the lives and songs of legendary vocalists including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone. “Great Ladies of Jazz” will feature renowned vocalist and musical storyteller Shana Tucker backed by internationally acclaimed jazz pianist and vibraphonist Christian Tamburr, bassist Billy Thornton and drummer Al Sergel IV.
Tucker is a renowned vocalist and accomplished cellist who performed in Cirque du Soleil’s KA show in Las Vegas for five years. The Howard University graduate calls her musical style “ChamberSoul” and is known for dynamic, engaging live performances blending jazz, roots, folk and R&B. All About Jazz has called Tucker a “multitalented vocalist” with a “bright, bluesy, jazzy” style.
“We’re delighted to offer the opportunity to celebrate the timeless legacy of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone, as performed by world-class jazz artists Shana Tucker and Christian Tamburr,” said Scotty Henley, Director of Entertainment at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. “We invite everyone to experience this incredible performance on April 26 at District Live and to enjoy the vibrant atmosphere at Plant Riverside Entertainment District.”
General admission seating is $30 per person. Reservations are available at plantriverside.com or by clicking HERE. For more information, please visit plantriverside.com or follow @districtlivesavannah on Instagram.
A Kessler Collection property, Plant Riverside District is an award-winning destination in Savannah, Ga. developed by visionary and hotelier Richard C. Kessler, the Chairman and CEO of Kessler Enterprise, Inc. Plant Riverside District originally opened in 2020 and attracts visitors from across the country and around the world.
ABOUT DISTRICT LIVE:
District Live, an exciting live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., marks a landmark partnership between The Kessler Collection and Live Nation,featuring national and regional artists live in concert at a state-of-the-art venue located in the new Atlantic Building at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. Powered by Live Nation, District Live brings world-class artists to Savannah’s Entertainment District. In addition to concerts, District Live also features That Great Gretsch Sound!, presented through a special partnership between the Fred and Dinah Gretsch School of Music at Georgia Southern University and The Kessler Collection. This permanent display of music memorabilia, highlighting 135 years of Gretsch instruments, is featured in District Live’s lobby and performance space. For more information, please visit www.plantriverside.com and follow @districtlivesavannah on Instagram.
ABOUT PLANT RIVERSIDE DISTRICT:
Plant Riverside District, located at 400 W. River Street, is a vibrant entertainment destination and Savannah’s Entertainment District. From incredible dining and high-end shopping to live music and spectacular performances, Plant Riverside District creates elegantly curated experiences, stripping away the unnecessary to reveal the exceptional. Once an iconic power plant in Georgia, Plant Riverside District now represents the beauty of progress. Whether seeking a romantic getaway or a work hard/play hard business trip, Plant Riverside District provides a setting suited to your needs, blending timeless sophistication with eye-catching details. Experience three unique buildings for a customized atmosphere to match your style: bold, contemporary maritime details in the Atlantic; romantic, elegant styling in the Three Muses; and chic historic architecture in the Power Plant. Complete your experience with numerous dining options, rooftop bars, a concert venue, art gallery, riverfront park and even natural science exhibits to spark your imagination. For more information, please visit plantriverside.com and follow @plantriversidedistrict on Facebook and Instagram.
ABOUT THE KESSLER COLLECTION:
The Kessler Collection‘s portfolio of passionately created and artistically inspired boutique hotels boasts chic design, luxurious accommodations, enriching ambiance and intuitive service. Whether visiting properties in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina or South Carolina, each hotel’s exquisite art, music and cultural influences are deliberately approachable. Designed to inspire mystique and to encourage unforgettable experiences, Kessler guests are immersed in redefined Bohemian luxury, from an 1888 historic hotel and a cutting-edge downtown icon to a premier luxury lodge, high-design Southern mansion and elite ski lodge. The Kessler Collection was the founding member of the Marriott Autograph Collection, introduced with seven Autograph Collection branded hotels. Each property is a bold, original hotel carefully created with style and the individualist traveler in mind. For more information about The Kessler Collection, please visit kesslercollection.com or call 888.472.6312.