Ramsey Lewis and Urban Knights
Presented By Overture Center

Ramsey Lewis and Urban Knights

Sat, Feb 16, 2019

Capitol Theater: $45 - $65

Sat 02/16/19 7:30 PM

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Add to Calendar 02/16/2019 07:30 PM 02/16/2019 09:30 PM America/Chicago Ramsey Lewis Renowned Chicago jazz pianist Ramsey Lewis reveals the keys to his inspiration when he hits the Capitol Theater stage performing familiar favorites and new interpretations. The multiple Grammy Award winner has been a leader in contemporary jazz movement for more than 50 years, releasing 80 albums. His unforgettable sound and warm personality has made him a crossover artist from the pop to R&B charts. During his illustrious career, he has collaborated with Grover Washington Jr., Earl Klugh, Dave Koz and others to create new and innovative sounds. Capitol Theater, Overture Center for the Arts info@overturecenter.org false MM/DD/YYYY


Ramsey Lewis has been an iconic leader in the contemporary jazz movement for over 50 years with an unforgettable sound and outgoing personality that has allowed him to cross over to the pop and R&B charts.

The Urban Knights is an all-star jazz, R&B and funk band which features jazz legend and three time Grammy winner, pianist Ramsey Lewis.

The bands current lineup consists of:

  • • Grammy-nominated guitarist, Henry Johnson, who has toured the world with Hank Crawford, Freddie Hubbard, Jimmy Smith, Sonny Stitt, Stanley Turrentine, Joe Williams, and Nancy Wilson.
  • • Drummer Charles Heath, who has played with Donald Byrd and McCoy Tyner.
  • • Bassist Joshua Ramos, who has played with Philip Bailey, Marquis Hill, Willie Pickens and Ann Hampton Callaway.
  • • Keyboardist Tim Gant, who has toured with George Howard, Art Porter, Will Downing, Rick Braun, En Vogue and The Back Street Boys.