Rockport Jazz Festival’s Opening Night Featuring Roberta Gambornini

Rockport Jazz Festival’s Opening Night Featuring Roberta Gambornini
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Start Date: Aug 14 2013
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street, 8 pm



Under the tutelage of the legendary James Moody, vocal virtuoso Roberta Gambarini’s career has flourished. Her warm timbre and impeccable timing has caught the ear of jazz greats and has led to performances with such celebrated artists as Dave Brubeck, Herbie Hancock, and Christian McBride.

She is a two-time Grammy Award’ nominee for Best Jazz Vocal Album and earned awards like DownBeat Magazine’s 2009 Rising Star Female Vocalist of the Year and the 2010 Jazz Journalists Associations’ Female Jazz Singer of the Year.

NEW Join us for JazzChats, 7 PM. JazzChats are an informal discussion prior to the concert to learn more about jazz, its history, and its future. Opening Night hosted by WGBH jazz host Eric Jackson.

Tickets: : $52, $41, $31