Quincy Jones Tickets
The creative magic of Quincy Jones has mesmerized people with extraordinary music for over six decades now. A musician with a diverse work experience, he encompasses the role of record producer, composer, artist, instrumentalist, and multimedia entrepreneur. As a master of musical hybrids, he has shuffled classical, jazz, hip-hop and pop music into many dazzling fusions that have always made Quincy Jones tickets sell fast for his live performances.
Quincy Jones started his career in music as a conductor in the early fifties. His theme for the popular television series Ironside was the premier synthesizer based pop theme number that drew the attention of critics and jazz music lovers towards his melodies. Jones was the first African American composer embraced by Hollywood and refreshed movie music that was badly in need of brand new jazz and soul infusions. The artist has been nominated for more than 79 Grammy Awards and has won more than any living musician.
Jones has collaborated with a number of legendary artists for his fusion albums. His landmark album, ‘Back on the Block’ featured music which was composed in coordination with Big Daddy, Miles Davis, Sarah Vaughan and Dizzy Gillespie. Apart from this, he was recognized with a Grammy Award in the category of the Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance for collaborating with Miles Davis , Sketches of Spain and Porgy and Bess. Apart from this, his role as a conductor and producer in all these decades since the fifties cannot be challenged. His list of accomplishments is highlighted by historic Best Selling Single of All Times, We are the World and also the multi platinum bestselling albums of Michael Jackson such as Bad, Off the Wall and Thriller. With such achievements in his career, Jones is respected as one of the most admired and successful artists in the entertainment world.
Quincy Jones is a self motivated artist who started singing at the age of 12. To pursue his interest further, he went to Berklee College of Music in Boston and graduated with polished skills as an arranger, trumpeter and pianist. He further continued his musical education by studying along with the well known musicians, Nadia Boulanger, Aaron Copeland and Leonard Bernstein. He worked as a conductor and arranger in association with the famous artist Frank Sinatra and came up with popular arrangements such as Fly Me to the Moon and others.
The contributions of Quincy Jones for television shows are commendable. The artist co produced the adaptation of Alice Walker’s ‘The Color Purple’ which garnered eleven Oscar nominations. Apart from this, the artist is also noted for launching the hit series for NBC, ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel Air’, as an executive producer. Besides this, his other shows that rose to fame because of the artist’s efforts include, Mad TV and Fox’s in the House. He also won an Emmy Award for the most successful TV mini-series in history, Roots.
Jones has also made an effort to influence the youth and came up with his own magazine, Vibe. It is still one of the popular magazines and updates the youth with news on the hip hop, R&B and soul music. Known as the one of the most influential jazz musicians of the 20th century, the artist is coming live in a concert with all his hit singles. So if you haven’t heard him live before, this is the best chance to get your Quincy Jones tickets and that too on discounted rates. Jones’s live events are known to sell out well before the date of the event. So grab your tickets before we run out of stock.