|5. November 2019|
UMO goes MOTOWN!
UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra will continue its popular series of tribute concerts in collaboration with the Savoy Theatre Helsinki. This time the orchestra will tackle a number of 60s and early 70s classics from the catalogue of the iconic Motown Records. Expect such beloved numbers as What’s Going On by Marvin Gaye, I Want You by The Jackson 5, Stop! In the Name of Love by The Supremes and Ain’t No Mountain High Enough by Tammi Terrell and Marvin Gaye, all of which will be heard in rich big band arrangements by conductor Ed Partyka. For this special night UMO Helsinki will be joined by soloists Johanna Försti and the United States -born, Germany-based David B. Whitley who is known especially for his work in musicals.
Production: Savoy Theatre & UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra