© 2023 WCLK
Atlanta's Jazz Station--Classic, Cool, Contemporary
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Jazz 91.9 WCLK | Membership Matters

Atlanta Ballet presents 'Heart/Beat: Gospel, Brubeck and Rhythms of the City' (VIDEO)

Atlanta Ballet
Heart/Beat: Gospel, Brubeck and Rhythms of the City

The Atlanta Ballet presents Heart/Beat: Gospel, Brubeck and Rhythms of the City February 7-9 and 14-15 at Cobb Energy Centre.

The production is an "infectious mix of jazz and gospel" and features three new works by some of today's most sought after choreographers. 

The works include Tuplet, featuring choreography by Alexander Ekman; Elemental Brubeck, featuring choreography by Lar Lubovitch and celebrating Dave Brubeck's 100th Birthday; and Sunrise Divine, with choreography by Dwight Rowden and music from the Spelman Glee Club, Golden Gate Singers and Lydia Pace of the Anointed Pace Sisters. 

Watch a sneak peek below and click here for tickets: 

Ray Cornelius is one of Atlanta’s newest entertainment writers and media personalities. His arts and entertainment website, www.raycornelius.com spotlights the latest in “positive” African-American celebrity news and was established in 2012. Since that time Cornelius has covered a myriad of red carpet premieres, award shows and Atlanta-based films including Tyler Perry’s Temptation, The BronzeLens Film Festival, The Trumpet Awards, and The Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards just to name a few. He has also interviewed a who’s who list of today’s top singers, actors and reality stars. With nearly 20 years of media experience, Cornelius has also worked as an associate producer for the Emmy-winning public affairs program, ATL Insider and with such award shows as The Soul Train Awards, The Trumpet Awards and BET Hip-Hop Awards.