Count Basie Orchestra

One of the more celebrated jazz bands of all time, the Count Basie Orchestra, with 17 Grammy® Awards, leads a sensational evening of swing, bringing the big sounds of big band to Davies Symphony Hall! Don’t miss this one-night-only performance of swingin’ music from the Count Basie songbook, including holiday hits and best loved tunes.

“The greatest big band working today.” —THE NEW YORK POST

The San Francisco Symphony does not appear on this concert.

 


Conductor/Performers

Count Basie Orchestra

Dennis Mackrel

director

Concert length is approximately 2 hours.

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The legendary orchestra’s style and history.

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  1. Sun, Dec 16, 2012 at 7:30pm

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Pre- and post-show Events

Tier with a Twist
Enjoy a beverage during this concert at the Tier with a Twist in the Second Tier.  A fresh and festive way to take in a concert, the Tier with a Twist offers specialty food and drinks in the Second Tier bar. The added bonus?  Take your drink to your seat!

Program Support

Holiday Series Media Partners

 

Concert Media Partners