From his early years with George Benson through five decades of touring and recording, Dr. Lonnie Smith has been at the forefront of organ jazz. Since winning DownBeat’s “Top Organist” slot in 1969, the good Doctor has been dazzling audiences world-wide. Dr. Smith explains his unusual gift: “Even though I didn’t know how, I was able to play right from the beginning.” Don’t miss the chance to experience the passion and originality of this living jazz icon.
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