Kenny Washington feat. Anton Schwartz, Marc Seales, Michael Glynn & D’Vonne Lewis

Mon, Jun 11 at 8pm

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Doors at 7:00pm

Tickets: $14 adv/$16 dos

The vocal sensation from California leads a powerhouse Seattle band! 

Kenny Washington (vocal)
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Anton Schwartz (sax)
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Marc Seales (piano)
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Michael Glynn (bass)
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D'Vonne Lewis (drums)
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If you have never heard this New Orleans native sing before, get ready for a jaw dropping experience. Kenny is a jazz vocalist virtuoso. Emulating the classic styles of Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan and infusing colors of Stevie Wonder and Donny Hathaway, Kenny's free, playful approach, with over a four-octave range is awe inspiring. His tone on ballads is liquid, his scat is rapid-fire, passionate, melodious and inventive, and his intonation is so precise that it makes you notice if the piano wasn’t tuned that day. His range seems limitless. With a childhood background singing in gospel, Kenny is at home with the Blues as well as Jazz. This man is a must-see. 

“The Superman of the Bay Area jazz scene, with an exuberantly supple tenor that glides effortlessly into the stratosphere.” – San Francisco Chronicle 

Featured Vocalist with Wynton Marsalis & the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra 

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Please note: Tickets do not guarantee seating during shows at the Royal Room. For sold out shows standing room may be the only available space. Please come early to ensure you get a table. Reservations can be made for those who are coming for dinner as well as the show. The Royal Room is All Ages until 10pm.