Charleston Jazz Orchestra featuring Countin' on Basie sound

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The Charleston Jazz Orchestra is bringing celebrated Count Basie's sound to town on Saturday, April 4, at the Charleston Music Hall.

Here's a bit from an emailed press release:

CJO draws on the Basie band's long tradition of musicality, precision and, most of all swing. Over its eight decades of performing, the Basie band has employed South Carolina musicians, giving it a feel that comes naturally to the Charleston area's own ensemble.

The band is comprised of Charleston's finest musicians, so get your tickets now. Tickets are $30 in advance, $40 at the door, and $15 for students. They are available online or by calling (843) 641-0011 (students must buy by calling).