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Queens of Soul

September 02–04, 2022


  • Fri, Sep 2, 2022, 7:30 PM

  • Sat, Sep 3, 2022, 7:30 PM

  • Sun, Sep 4, 2022, 2:00 PM


Bass Performance Hall


He conducts, he plays the trumpet, he sings, he dances — ladies and gentlemen please welcome the inimitable Byron Stripling to the stage for an unforgettable night as he explores the music of soul. Stripling, who made a name for himself performing with the likes of Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, and more, will lead the FWSO in a tribute performance that spotlights musical royalty like Tina Turner, Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Nina Simone, Jennifer Hudson, Amy Winehouse, Alicia Keys, and Adele.

Featured Artists

Byron Stripling, conductor

Shayna Steele, vocalist

About the Artists

Byron Stripling, conductor

Shayna Steele, vocalist

Want More Information?

Ahead of this performance, you will be able to find a link to the digital program for this concert and links to guest artist bio pages below!

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