The Legacy Of Floyd Cramer, Featuring Jason Coleman In Cleveland April 25

Monday, April 01, 2013

Jason Coleman, grandson of the legendary Nashville pianist Floyd Cramer, continues his family’s tradition in this nostalgic and entertaining tribute at the Conn Center on the Campus of Lee University on Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $25. 

The Cleveland-Bradley Concert Association will announce the artists to appear in their 2013-2014 concert season at the Coleman concert, as well as offering discounted rates on season tickets.  

The Association is also sponsoring a student outreach performance for by this artist as part of their ongoing commitment to support arts education in the Cleveland area.  The performance will be at 1 p.m. on April 25, also at Conn Center. All students are admitted free to the afternoon concert. Mr. Coleman is renowned for his connection with students; schools are encouraged to facilitate student attendance. For more information please call 473-1114 or 715-5662.

Review for Jason Coleman:

In addition to touring the “Legacy” show, Mr. Coleman is an active recording musician and church music associate in Nashville.  He debuted on the Grand Ole Opry at age 17.  Mr. Coleman’s natural inclination to the piano was clear by the age of five.  In addition to his formal training, Mr. Coleman displayed an uncanny reflection of his grandfather’s stylings.  Most famously he performed piano duets with Floyd on “Music City Tonight” hosted by Lorraine Crook and Crystal Gayle at the age of nine, and on “Nashville Now” hosted by Ralph Emery at four years of age.  Most notably for Mr. Coleman, however, was his performance at the induction of his grandfather into the Country Music Hall of Fame with the Opry House Band.

The Cleveland-Bradley Concert Association has been presenting internationally acclaimed artists since 1958.  This all-volunteer nonprofit organization is committed to enriching the cultural life of the Cleveland-Bradley area through live performances.  Thanks to the generosity of patrons and sponsors, these concerts can be offered at affordable, family friendly prices. 

Live On Stage, Inc. provides excellent, affordable, entertainment attractions and support services to an American community of concert presenters.  For more information, visit www.LiveOnStage.biz.

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