Sidney Bechet: The Soul of Crescent City
with Aurora Nealand & the Royal Roses
Jazz Through the Looking Glass: The Hot Jazz Age
presented with Catskill Jazz Factory and the New York Hot Jazz Festival
Crescent City songstress Aurora Nealand leads her Royal Roses in a tribute to the Jazz Age recordings of New Orleans’ preeminent clarinet and soprano sax legend Sidney Bechet. Nealand, a prominent force in the New Orleans jazz scene, is an innovative, sensitive, and daring performer acclaimed as one of the top soprano sax players in the country.