Genius + Soul

= The Music of Ray Charles

An all-star Canadian cast of award-winning blues and roots musicians will perform a special concert honouring the father of SoulRay Charles! Under the direction of Juno award winning producer and musical director, Lance Anderson, the concert will feature the extraordinary piano and vocal talents of Kitchener native Matt Weidinger and the phenomenal soul and gospel singer Quisha Wint. Ray Charles mixed the gospel of his youth with the blues of the clubs and invented soul music. Taking the classic gospel song It Must Be Jesus he put new lyrics to it and the result was Ive Got a Woman and the birth of Soul. This show features all the hits like What Id Say, Unchain My Heart, Hit the Road Jack, Hallelujah, I Love Her So, The Nighttime is the Right Time, Let the Good Times Roll and more. Two hours of music that will soothe your soul and have you dancin in your seats. And when you hear Quisha sing Georgia you will think you have died and gone to heaven.