Nat King Cole & Me — An Evening with Gregory Porter

Saturday, February 23, 2019 7:30PM
Boettcher Concert Hall

Nat King Cole & Me — An Evening with Gregory Porter


EVANS/LIVINGSTON/Mendoza "Mona Lisa"
HEUSEN-BURKE/Mendoza "But Beautiful"
AHBEZ/Mendoza "Nature Boy"
FARRÉS/Mendoza "Quizas, Quizas, Quizas"
GREGORY PORTER/Mendoza "When Love Was King"
GREGORY PORTER/Crawford "No Love Dying"
COOTS-LEWIS/Mendoza "For All We Know"
RUSSELL/SIGMAN/Mendoza "Ballerina"
KERN/FIELDS/Mendoza "Pick Yourself Up"
COLE PORTER/Mendoza "Miss Otis Regrets"
HAMBRO/HELLER/Mendoza "The Lonely One"
SHELLEY/Mendoza "I Wonder Who My Daddy Is"
CHAPLIN/Mendoza "Smile"

Gregory Porter makes his Colorado Symphony debut for an evening of soulful jazz honoring the legendary Nat King Cole and more. Two-time GRAMMY Award®—Winner for Best Jazz Vocal Album, Porter is a rising star and a dazzling live performer. For Porter, the influence of Nat King Cole on his life and music runs deep, a through-line that reaches back into some of his earliest childhood memories, and culminates in his stunning fifth studio album Nat King Cole & Me, a heartfelt tribute to the legendary singer, pianist, and Capitol recording artist. Join us for an evening of soulful music that’ll leave you wanting more.

The running time of this performance is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. This includes one 20-minute intermission.

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Gregory Porter, vocalist

Boettcher Concert Hall is at the southwest end of the Denver Performing Arts Complex (DPAC) located at 14th and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver. It's easy to find and there are two large parking garages available within walking distance: the DPAC Garage and the Colorado Convention Center Garage. Please arrive early to ensure ease of parking and an on-time arrival. With numerous other events happening at the DPAC all the time, parking fills up quickly. Late arrivals will be seated during the first available break. We strongly encourage alternate forms of transportation.

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