PITTSBURGH – Trumpeter Chris Botti, the largest-selling American jazz instrumental artist, returns to Heinz Hall for an evening of sensational music.
“Highmark Presents Chris Botti” will be at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 30. Tickets range from $29 to $65 and can be purchased by calling the Heinz Hall box office at 412.392.4900, or by visiting the PSO online at www.pittsburghsymphony.org.
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will not appear in this performance.
A master artist and performer, Botti has sold nearly three million albums worldwide and worked closely with an unparalleled roster of the world’s greatest musicians, drawing from a wide-ranging repertoire of pop, jazz, and classical music to create a series of aesthetically rewarding and unforgettable performances.
Over the past three decades, he has recorded and performed with the best in music; including Frank Sinatra, Sting, Josh Groban, Michael Bublé, Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, John Mayer, Andrea Bocelli, Joshua Bell and Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler.
Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Botti’s success has crossed over to audiences usually reserved for pop music. His ongoing association with PBS has led to four No. 1 jazz albums. Botti and his incredible band have performed with many of the finest symphonies and at some of the world’s most prestigious venues, including performances at the World Series and Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony. People Magazine voted Chris one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in 2004.
The PSO would like to recognize and thank Highmark for its title sponsorship of this performance.