This is going to be a very unique and special show, if you’re in the area don’t miss it!
When it comes to combining two jazz acts on the same stage, Jim Rhea is batting a thousand.
For a show held in November of last year, the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame Trustee got the idea to combine the jazzy Jon Glazer Trio with Sweeney, Campbell, and Glazer--the rock and soul-oriented act that features Glazer and veteran Tulsa Sound vocalists Jim Sweeney and Chris Campbell. The result was a packed house and a memorable concert.
A few months earlier, Rhea had seen similar success with another inspiration, suggesting to young Tulsa superstar Annie Ellicott that she might try joining forces with vibraphonist and composer Jay Garrett, a Tennessee native with tons of credentials who’d arrived in Tulsa a couple of years earlier.
“Jim introduced me to him,” recalls Ellicott. “I’d never had a vibraphone as one of…
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