The Grammy Award-winning jazz singer the New York Times called “the standout male vocalist of our time” brings his multi-lingual Passion World concert to Stanford, singing love songs from around the world in their original language.
Experience passion-stirring songs by everyone from Brahms and Edith Piaf to Brazilian master Antonio Carlos Jobim.
Pre-show Talk at 6:30pm: What is a Love Song?
Come get in the mood with a pre-show talk with Stanford professors Kathryn Starkey and David Lummus. They'll be joined by singer Kurt Elling in a discussion about what makes music the language of passion.
We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of Dr. Mary T. Jacobson and Dr. Lynn Gretkowski.
Generously funded by The Koret Foundation, the Koret Jazz Project is a multi-year initiative to support, expand, and celebrate the role of jazz in the artistic and education programming of Stanford Live. This performance is also sponsored by KCSM.