Cory Henry Residency Concert

Friday, April 7 at 7:00pm

Music Center, Concert Hall 1014 S. Michigan, Chicago, IL, 60605

Don't miss Cory Henry, producer and keyboardist for Grammy Award-winning collective Snarky Puppy, in his one-night-only residency concert.

This concert is the culmination of Henry's week as Artist-in-Residence at Columbia College Chicago's Music Center, and will feature performances with several of the Music Department's top student ensembles.

Tickets are available online at tickets.colum.edu, at the door, or by phone at 312-369-8330. Tickets are $5 for Students; $10 for faculty, staff, and family of performers; and $20 General Admission.

About Cory Henry

Cory Henry, Brooklyn NY native, is telling everybody he is on his way. He is a two-time Grammy Award-winning keyboardist with musical roots in gospel, jazz and soul. His instrument of choice is the Hammond B-3 organ. Henry’s 2016 release and touring project, The Revival, features his dynamic and improvisational performances of music ranging from old gospel to Stevie Wonder.

Cory Henry and The Funk Apostles is his newest passion and project, comprised of five of the world’s best musicians, hand picked to bring his musical concepts to life. Cory is currently on tour with The Funk Apostles and has been featured on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” BBC’s Proms Quincy Jones Tribute, National Public Radio, and The New York Times Facebook Live with Erykah Badu, among other media outlets.

His solo wizardry and charismatic nature have garnered millions of views via YouTube and other social platforms, giving birth to a rabid fan base excited for what’s to come. The upcoming self-titled Cory Henry and The Funk Apostles album exhibits his vocal talents and emphasizes the new sound and vibes he wants to innovate for the world to sing along with. “We are on our way. Tell Everybody. How many bodies? Everybody!”

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Event Type

Artist-in-Residence, Performance, Concert, Music

Departments

School of Fine and Performing Arts, Music

Website

http://colum.edu/music

Cost

$5 for Students; $10 for faculty, staff, and family of performers; and $20 General Admission

Contact Name

Zack Berinstein

Contact Email

zberinstein@colum.edu

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