The Helios Jazz Orchestra is an 18-piece modern jazz big band based in the Tampa Bay area and St. Petersburg, Florida. The group is directed by David Manson. Swing, Latin, bebop and straight-ahead jazz are played by this modern big band.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Rhapsody In Boop: Palladium Theater on Mar. 20, 2011
Rhapsody in Boop: Kathy Kosins with the Helios Jazz Orchestra
Sunday, March 20, 4 p.m.
Celebrated vocalist and award-winning composer Kathy Kosins & the Helios Jazz Orchestra presents classic American songs and the best jazz, musical moments and original cartoons from the classic Betty Boop films. Fresh, contemporary arrangements retain the rich heritage of the original music composed by America's most famous composers, performed by American jazz legends including Louis Armstrong and Cab Calloway.