Ivory & Gold and their "Precious Elements"
Praised by The L.A. Jazz Scene as a musical duo that can "draw out the beauty in the rich melodies and play the music with taste, sensitivity, and a real affection for the idiom," Ivory&Gold® celebrates the greatest examples of American jazz, blues, ragtime, Broadway and hits from the Great American Songbook. The internationally renowned American musical performer and historian Max Morath hails Ivory&Gold® as "musically flawless."
The duo, consisting of Anne Barnhart (flute and vocals) and Jeff Barnhart (piano and vocals), was formed in 2001 to perform at the prestigious annual Jazz Festival in Sun Valley, Idaho. Subsequently, Ivory&Gold® has been invited to appear in hundreds of venues from coast-to-coast.
Ivory&Gold® has played to packed houses on six of the seven continents in every imaginable scenario. Engagements outside the United States have included concerts and workshops in Kigali, Rwanda (at the request of the Swiss Ambassador), a feature in Caesarea, Israel, as well as the 400-year-old concert venue Zunfthaus Zur Waag in Zurich. Ivory&Gold® is well known in the United Kingdom, where annual tours include appearances in Selby Abbey in York, The CatStrand Theatre in New Galloway, Buccleuch Theatre in Langholm, Darlington Arts Centre in Darlington and both Neal's Yard and the Pheasantry in London.
Anne is a magna cum laude graduate of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. and holds both bachelor and masters degrees in music. Following extensive master-class experience performing for world renowned artists Jeffrey Khaner and Goran Marcusson.
Jeff Barnhart is a highly regarded pianist, vocalist, arranger, bandleader, recording artist, composer, pedagogue and entertainer. He began his professional career at age 14 performing throughout New England, both as a soloist and with ensembles. He continued to maintain a busy performing schedule while earning a double bachelor's degree in Music and English (summa cum laude) from Connecticut College and his Master's in Education.
Redondo Beach Union High School Auditorium (View)
1 Sea Hawk Way
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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