Take 6 and Nnenna Freelon
Take 6 is returning to the PACE Center! Their unique flavor of gospel is equal parts powerful and smooth. Take 6 share their crystal clear harmonies, innovative arrangements and incredible grooves, demonstrating why this sextet is recognized as the pre-eminent A cappella group in the world. Joining them is Nnenna Freelon, a world-renowned jazz vocalist who dominates the stage.
November 24 - 7:30 PM
TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with ten Grammy’s, ten Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year, two NAACP Image Award nominations, induction into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and countless other musical and humanitarian citations. Learn more about Take 6 here.
About Nnenna Freelon
An accomplished singer, composer, producer, and arranger (as well as budding actress), Freelon has dedicated herself to educating young people. She toured the United States for four years as the National Spokesperson for Partners In Education. She toured in a ground-breaking State Department sojourn of Vietnam with occasional collaborator Herbie Hancock. Her master classes and workshops, from “Sound Sculpture” to the innovative “Babysong,” teach adults and children alike the wonders of music and song, a truly enlightening and enriching experience.
An international jazz star, Nnenna Freelon is one of the most memorable voices out there. Learn more about Nnenna Freelon here.