Jazz
11:08 am
Sat July 5, 2014

Rivablue Presents A Tribute To Billie Holiday

Credit William F. Gottlieb

Rivablue joins forces with Tyra Atkins, Steve Moore and Mimi Johnson to pay tribute to the immortal Billie Holiday in a special dramatic musical performance Wednesday July 9 at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs.  This tribute will include a dramatization of an evening in the life of Billie Holiday, and will feature a number of her classics, including Strange Fruit, Love For Sale, Don't Explain, What A Little Moonlight Can Do, Them There Eyes, Good Morning, and God Bless The Child.

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Holiday passed away July 17, 1959 at age 44, a hard life lived and an unforgettable jazz vocalist who's work is left to the ages.  For more on Billie Holiday, click here.