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Georgia On My Mind: Celebrating the Music of Ray Charles

  • Historic Sherman Hill, 1501 Woodland Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Dates: November 12, 2021
  • Location: Hoyt Sherman Place
  • Phone: (515) 280-4020
  • Start/End Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Adult - $40 to $75 Student - $24 to $45
  • Overview

    Celebrating one of the 20th century’s most influential musicians

    Ray Charles was one of the 20th century’s most influential musicians with a style combining gospel, blues, R&B, jazz, and country. His first number one hit, Georgia on My Mind, was recorded in 1960. For the 60th anniversary of this pivotal recording CMA celebrates the legacy and music of Ray Charles with a special concert featuring all-star vocalists Take 6, Nnenna Freelon, and Clint Holmes.