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Duke Performances and The Carolina Theatre of Durham presented the "Oh Yeah! Tour," starring legendary New Orleans musicians Allen Toussaint (left) and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, on Nov. 6th in Fletcher Hall at The Carolina Theatre

Allen Toussaint and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band Rocked The Carolina Theatre of Durham on Nov. 6th

During the first five minutes of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band’s performance on Thursday, Nov. 6th, it was obvious that Duke Performances and The Carolina Theatre of Durham had hit a good ol’ American home run by scheduling the Oh Yeah! Tour, starring Allen Toussaint and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band’s. The musicians stroll onto… Read More ›

PineCone presents An Evening with Allen Toussaint | Feb 18

Allen Toussaint is one of America’s greatest musical treasures. His latest album, The Bright Mississippi, is nominated this year for a Grammy for Best Jazz Instrumental Album. Last year, Toussaint received a Grammys Trustees Award, which is given to “individuals who, during their careers in music, have made significant contributions, other than performance, to the field of recording.”