Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 8pm
Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 8pm
The Music Center
$58 - $108
This performance was rescheduled from April 3 & 4, 2020. All existing tickets will be valid for the new dates. April 3 ticket holders will be moved to the February 9 show and April 4 ticket holders will be moved to the Februry 10 show. Please contact the Ticket Office at 301.581.5100 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you prefer to exchange your tickets for a different Strathmore Presents performance; change your ticket purchase to a tax-deductible donation; or receive a refund.
Back by popular demand after a sold-out show at Strathmore in February 2019, Porter is beloved for his honeyed baritone and soulful jazz. Porter began singing in church as a young boy, encouraged by his mother, a minister. There are still gospel undertones in his tender delivery that lift the spirit and soothe the soul. A gifted singer of standards as well as more contemporary soul material, Porter has earned comparisons to luminaries like Nat King Cole, Donny Hathaway, and Stevie Wonder. His recent release, Nat King Cole & Me, a loving tribute to Porter’s life-long idol, was nominated for two Grammy Awards.
Before you enjoy his smooth, sweet baritone, get to know the man behind the music in this conversation with Gregory Porter.
Gregory Porter's February 9 performance will be open captioned. Please contact the ticket office at 301.581.5100 to reserve the best seating for open caption viewing.
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