About this Event
Join us for a captivating evening on Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, as we celebrate Black History Month with the extraordinary LeNard Rutledge Jazz Quintet. This free event, proudly presented by the Lincoln Road Business Improvement District in collaboration with the South Beach Jazz Festival, promises an unforgettable experience of musical elegance and passion.
Miami's very own LeNard Rutledge, renowned as one of the finest jazz vocalists in the city, will grace the stage with his band. His performances are often likened to the legendary Lou Rawls, combining a classy elegance with the intense emotion derived from his church choir roots. Rutledge's journey in music began as a percussionist, transitioning into a vocal powerhouse in 1997. He has since shared the stage with esteemed jazz artists like Wycliffe Gordon, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and the late George Duke.
This evening is not just a concert; it's an homage to the rich cultural tapestry of jazz and its profound impact on Black history. LeNard Rutledge's deep, soulful voice, coupled with his band's rhythmic finesse, will transport you through a narrative of jazz heritage and its timeless charm.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to revel in the beauty of jazz under the stars at one of Miami Beach's most iconic locations. The event promises to be a mesmerizing blend of culture, history, and music. Bring your friends and family and be part of a night that celebrates the legacy and future of jazz.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
700 Lincoln Rd, 700 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, United States