Tony Bennett Headed Back to Segerstrom Center, 10/5
Segerstrom Center for the Arts presents Tony Bennett, the 17-time Grammy Award-winning singer whose career spans more than six decades, on October 5 at Segerstrom Hall. The concert celebrates the newly-released Sony Legacy Tony Bennett: the Classics, a compilation of hits from Bennett's recent series of Duets CDs as well as solo versions of many catalog favorites. Bennett's daughter, Antonia Bennett, will open the performance with a collection of jazz/pop standards. She is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music.
Tickets to Tony Bennett start at $59 and will go on sale Sunday, June 15 at 10 a.m. PST. Single tickets will be available online at SCFTA.org, at the Box Office at 600 Town Center Drive in Costa Mesa or by calling (714) 556-2787. For inquiries about groups of 20 or more, call the Group Services office at (714) 755-0236. The TTY number is (714) 556-2746.
With worldwide record sales in the millions and dozens of platinum and gold albums to his credit, Tony Bennett is a singer and musician who touches the hearts and souls of audiences with his legendary vocals and charming stage presence. His long list of achievements during more than 60 years includes 17 Grammy Awards, including the prestigious Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, making him a true international treasure. His signature tunes, such as "Steppin' Out with My Baby" and "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" form part of the fabric of American music culture. Often billed as the world's most boyish octogenarian, Bennett is a vital musical artist at the peak of his powers.