The Gospel According to Swing
Presented by Ameren
Byron Stripling, trumpet and vocals
Trumpet sensation Byron Stripling returns to Powell Hall for a concert devoted to legendary swing
hits that will set your soul on fire. From Mahalia Jackson to Aretha Franklin, with the influences of Bessie Smith and Duke Ellington, selections include "Down by the Riverside," "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen" and "He's Got the Whole World.” Stripling
and the STL Symphony will have you clapping your hands, tapping your toes and jumping to your feet with soul-stiring rhythms!