Manhattan Concert Productions presents its 13th annual New York City Jazz Festival at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater on Sunday, April 10, 2016! The concert will feature The Real Group, a groundbreaking vocal ensemble from Sweden. The concert will also feature performances by Mt. San Antonio University 'Singcopation' and the Downey High School Jazz Band.
With the voice as their sole instrument The Real Group have created a unique musical experience in the field between jazz, pop, and Nordic European choir music. The group has been touring the world for more than 30 years! The combination of perfection and personal touch along with original songs have made them accessible to music enthusiasts in general as well as the more demanding ear.
The Real Group has made 19 CDs in their own name and have produced their own concert tours, TV programs, and been artistic directors for the A Cappella Festival in Seoul, South Korea.
THE REAL GROUP MEMBERS
Emma Nilsdotter • Katarina Henryson • Anders Edenroth • Morten Vinther • Janis Strazdins