Forum staff reports, Published August 12 2009
Jazz singer Holland to return to FargoSony Holland, a native of Fargo and now a jazz singer based in California, will return to Fargo to perform with the Jazz Arts Big Band at 7 p.m. Sept. 19 at The Venue, 2525 9th Ave. S.
She will also present free master classes at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at Trollwood in Moorhead and at 2 p.m. Sept. 18 at Fargo North High School.
Holland graduated from Fargo North, performed with Trollwood and studied voice at Concordia College.
For the past six years, she has made San Francisco her base, where she is a favorite at area jazz venues and festivals. She has also made three extended performance tours in Asia and has performed at the Blue Note in New York City, Catalina’s in Los Angeles and Yoshi’s Jazz Club in Oakland, Calif., and San Francisco.
For more information about the upcoming concert and classes, call (218) 359-4529 or visit www.jazzartsfm.com.