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Event Archive - Ray Charles Spirit of Christmas with: Mike Henry, Jen Lewin, Nino Depasquall, Krystal Desantos, Derry Burn, Dave Say

Fri. December 1st 2017 Blue Frog Studios White Rock BC (No Minors)
7pm doors at 6pm
Tickets at: Blue Frog Studios
Presented by: Blue Frog Studios
Recorded in 1985, The Spirit of Christmas album finds Ray Charles performing a variety of holiday favorites including "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town," "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," and the ballad "That Spirit of Christmas," which was featured in the movie National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

Get in to the seasonal spirit of Ray Charles Christmas music, plus hear timeless hits like “Georgia”, “Let the Good Times Roll”, “Hit the Road Jack”, and “I Can’t Stop Loving You”, all amazingly performed by Mike Henry and his sizzling band.

Mike Henry's tribute to Ray Charles was created out of the tremendous respect he has for the artist. If you close your eyes you will imagine Ray is there performing all his great hits. The band consists of seven star musicians: Dave Say on sax, Derry Burn on trumpet, Jen Lewin on piano, Lisa Simons on bass, Russ Klyne on guitar & vocal, Krystal Desantos on vocals, and Nino Depasquali on drums.

Mike Henry began his professional musical career in Las Vegas in the 1980s where he performed in the local hotels clubs & lounges. He rediscovered his gospel roots while performing with the vocal group The Gospel Ambassadors. He has performed at the Atlantic City Park Place, the Trump Castle, Tahoe Biltmore, Tahoe Hyatt, MGM Grand. as well as in Bangkok Thailand, at Club Fibus (the largest club in Asia), Taiwan China, Dubai UAE, and Oslo Norway. ​​


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