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Live At the Orinda – Freda Payne

February 20 @ 5:00 PM PST

Freda Payne

Legendary vocalist/actress Freda Payne celebrates the releases of her new jazz album, “Let There Be Love” and her memoir, “Band Of Gold”, at the Orinda Theatre. Recorded at the historic Capitol Records “Studio A” with a live big band and the finest jazz studio musicians, “Let There Be Love” features duets with a few of Freda’s Grammy legend friends including Johnny Mathis, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kurt Elling and soul crooner Kenny Latimore.

“Let There Be Love” has just received an NAACP Award nomination for Outstanding Jazz Vocal Album!

Known for her classic 70’s hits “Band Of Gold” and “Bring the Boys Home”, Freda Payne started her career in jazz, working with Quincy Jones, Manny Albam and Pearl Bailey. Along with roles in film and television, Freda Payne has also starred in several musicals including “Sophisticated Ladies”, “Blues In the Night” and her tour de force portrayal of Ella Fitzgerald in “Ella: First Lady of Song”.

Don’t miss this Grammy nominated vocal legend in a rare Bay Area appearance at the historic Orinda Theatre!



Orinda Theatre
(925) 388-0752
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Orinda Theatre
4 Orinda Theater Square
Orinda, CA 94563 United States
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(925) 254-9065
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