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Sirens of Gospel

  • Phoenicia Intl Festival of the Voice Saint Ursula Place Phoenicia, NY, 12464 United States (map)

Catskill Jazz Factory returns for their second annual collaboration with the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice with a stunning evening of iconic repertoire led by award-winning pianist Damien Sneed. 

One of the dictionary definitions of a siren is “ a woman who sings with enchanting sweetness.”  Jazz great Damien Sneed brings together some of the finest voices in the world to personify the great sirens of gospel--Mahalia Jackson, Shirley Caesar, Kim Burrell, Aretha Franklin, and Albertina Walker--performing gospel classics accompanied by s magnificent jazz ensemble.  

Sneed is an acclaimed multi-genre artist with a breathtaking imagination and global reach who regularly performs with artists including Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin, Wynton Marsalis, Stevie Wonder, Carlos Santana, Lawrence Brownlee and Jessye Norman. 

$5 - Youth Admission
18 & Under

$35 - General Admission
Bring blanket, lawn chair, or rent a chair

$90 - VIP Admission
Reserved section seating, champagne/snack, festival souvenir

Sirens of Gospel is a Main Stage performance for the 2018 Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice, a program of the Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation. 

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