Grand Rapids Symphony’s Ragtime, Blues, and All that Jazz with Byron Stripling

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Date(s) - 01/25/2019
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

DeVos Performance Hall

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Ragtime, Blues and All that Jazz with Byron Stripling

January 25-27, 2019

Bob Bernard, conductor

Byron Stripling, trumpet and vocals

Trumpeter and vocalist Byron Stripling, who plays like Louis Armstrong and sings like him, too, returns to DeVos Performance Hall with a little ragtime from Scott Joplin and Jelly Roll Morton, and a bit of the blues from B.B. King and Muddy Waters. Enjoy entertaining tunes plus humorous tales about the music and its creators in a show ending with an unforgettable toe-tapping jam session. 8 pm Friday and Saturday, Jan. 25-26, 3 pm Sunday, Jan. 27, in DeVos Performance Hall, 303 Monroe Ave. NW. Tickets start at $18 adults, $5 students.