Big Bands, Big Voices: The Concert Presented by SpiritBank!


Historic Guthrie Green concert features two big Jazz bands with vocalist!

This free show will feature two of Tulsa’s top vocalists Branjae Jackson and Cynthia Simmons performing with the Oklahoma State University Jazz Orchestra and the Northeastern State University Jazz Ensemble. There will also be several guest vocalists, who will also be sharing their talents making this a can’t miss event!

John Taylor, President of Tulsa Jazz.Com says, “Our partnership with the Guthrie Green has been wonderful, and it is truly an honor to present an historic concert of this magnitude at such an incredible outdoor venue.”

The event features several firsts for the schools and Guthrie Green

  • Neither school’s jazz program has ever been showcased at the Guthrie Green.
  • It is the first time the Guthrie Green has had two jazz big bands performing during the same event.
  • Professional and amateur Jazz vocalists perform together with multiple big bands on the Guthrie Green stage!

Musically the show will include Jazz standards, original compositions, and much more!

Prepare yourself for a night of Big Bands, Big Voices, and Big Fun!

A big Thank You to our Sponsors: Presenting Sponsor SpiritBank, Guthrie Green, Tyler Media, Andolini’s Pizzeria, Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa, Tulsa Voice Newspaper, and D’Vina’s Restaurant!


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This concert is a Tulsa and Tulsa Jazz Music Group Production.

Date/Time: Sunday October 9th, 2016 2: 30 pm to 6: 30 pm

Location: Guthrie Green 111 E Mathew B. Brady St, Tulsa, OK 74103

Phone: (918) 574-2421 Guthrie Green

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