SOUTH HAMPTON, UK (CelebrityAccess) — Jazz legend Herbie Hancock has been announced as the headliner of the latest in a series of Cunard Blue Note jazz at sea-themed Transatlantic Crossings on board Queen Mary 2 in 2016.
Hancock, joined by band members, drummer Vinnie Colaiuta, bassist James Genus and guitarist Lionel Loueke, will perform three, 45-minute intimate shows in The Royal Court Theatre on board Queen Mary 2's 8-night crossing from Southampton to New York on August 1-9, 2016.
"Some members of my band sailed on the first Queen Mary 2 Blue Note voyage in November this year and had an amazing time," said Hancock. "I am really looking forward to sailing across the Atlantic on such an iconic ship and sharing some great music with everyone on board."
The show is being produced by Blue Note Entertainment Group. – Staff Writers