Seventeen-time Grammy-nominated jazz fusion band, the Yellowjackets, return to Georgia. After decades-long hiatus, they return to kick-off their 2020 season on Valentine’s Day, Friday, February 14, 2020, from 6:00 to 10:30 pm at The Legacy Theater, located at 12150 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005. Tickets at https://yellowjacketsvalentines.eventbrite.com
Come and enjoy an elegant evening of mingling, tasting, cocktails and music in this 350 seat venue. Starting at 6:00pm, dine in the lobby on savory and sweet hors d’oeuvres while purchasing your favorite beverage via the cash bar prior to enjoying an up-close and personal romantic experience with four legendary musicians ~ Russell Ferrante: Keyboard; Bob Mintzer: Saxophone; Will Kennedy: Drums; Dane Alderson: Bass.
The Yellowjackets are a jazz fusion and R&B band that helped define the sound of smooth jazz along with groups like Spyro Gyra, The Rippingtons, and Special EFX. The Yellowjackets consistently forge ahead in their evolving artistic statements, recording close to 30 albums and having been nominated for 17 Grammy Awards. They have adventurously amplified the eclectic, electro-acoustic soundscape, creating a unique jazz sound since its fusion beginnings.