Celebrating the Spirit of Johnny Mercer

Georgia’s own Johnny Mercer wrote the lyrics to over 1,400 songs, including four Academy Award-winners. Hard-bop trumpeter and vocalist Joe Gransden and special guest vocalist Robin Latimore join Georgia State’s Jazz Band in a tribute to Mercer’s incomparable legacy.

Presented by The Johnny Mercer Foundation & Georgia State University Library.

This concert is made possible by generous support from The Johnny Mercer Foundation and the Georgia State University Library.
 
This is a Rialto Series performance.