All the World’s a Song: Jazz vocalists sing Shakespeare

Frederick Johnson “The world needs to hear Fred Johnson’s music.” -    Chick Corea

Frederick Johnson

“The world needs to hear Fred Johnson’s music.”

-    Chick Corea

Sarah Elizabeth Charles (photo credit: Shervin Lainez)  "...one of today’s most dynamic young vocalists." -    Brian Zimmerman, Downbeat

Sarah Elizabeth Charles
(photo credit: Shervin Lainez) 

"...one of today’s most dynamic young vocalists."

-    Brian Zimmerman, Downbeat

Daniel Kelly “…stunningly original...visionary imagination...” — Paul Pines, Artistic Director, Lake George Jazz Festival

Daniel Kelly

“…stunningly original...visionary imagination...”

— Paul Pines, Artistic Director, Lake George Jazz Festival

Award-winning composer and pianist, Daniel Kelly brilliantly reinterprets texts from Shakespeare’s most beloved plays with powerhouse jazz vocalists (Frederick Johnson and Sarah Elizabeth Charles).

Excerpts from Shakespeare’s masterpieces are transformed into songs that delight audiences.

For young audiences and those new to the works of the Bard, All the World’s a Song offers an engaging introduction to the master’s work while offering exciting new interpretations for Shakespeare aficionados.

Engaging, enlivening and thought-provoking for audiences of all ages.  People will be singing lines from Romeo & Juliet, Macbeth and Midsummer Night’s Dream as they leave the concert!

School performances & workshops available.