Posts tagged "ravinia"

Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "The Best Is Yet To Come" by Tony Bennett

Song Of the Day – “The Best Is Yet To Come” by Tony Bennett At 85 and in fine form…the best is still surely yet to come indeed. Just saw him tonight at Ravinia in Highland Park, Illinois…same band as this video…even the same jacket! The artistry and the voice is still intact and still... Read more »

Concert Review - Steely Dan at Ravinia Festival

Concert Review - Steely Dan at Ravinia Festival
Steely Dan pulled a bit of old school showmanship Friday night at Ravinia.  Backing vocalist Carolyn Leonhart walked over to a short, black column displaying a turntable.  As she placed the needle on the record, you could hear the crackling sound from the starting grooves of an LP record.  The band then launched in to... Read more »

Music Review - George Benson and Ritenour/Grusin at Ravinia

Music Review - George Benson and Ritenour/Grusin at Ravinia
  Benson was not the only guitar virtuoso on stage last night at the Ravinia Festival.  From the soulful opener of Carlos Santana’s “Stone Flower” by Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin to the rousing foot stomping and hand clapping “On Broadway” by Benson, the crowd was treated to nearly three hours of interpretation, jazz licks,... Read more »
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