Boney James - 2021
All originally purchased tickets for the previously scheduled event will be honored for the Friday October, 29, 2021 date.
If you wish to obtain a refund, please contact Vinnie Ferrie at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Mon-Fri 830a-430p (203) 392-6167. Tickets need to be returned to the box office, Southern CT State Univ., Lyman Box Office, ATTN: Vinnie 501 Crescent Street, New Haven, CT 06515.
*DEADLINE FOR REFUNDS IS THURSDAY, April 1, 20221*
(*unless performance needs to be rescheduled)
Boney James’ personal relationship with music has never been anything but solid. Picking up the sax at age 10 in his native New Rochelle, New York, “I immediately loved it, and it pretty quickly became my favorite hobby.”
By the time he entered his teens, James was already gigging with bands, and he turned pro at 19. He apprenticed as a sideman for artists like Morris Day and the Isley Brothers, touring and doing sessions for seven years before cutting his first solo album in 1992. The independently released Trust led immediately to a major label deal and a string of increasingly successful recordings and nonstop touring.
Now a four-time GRAMMY nominee with four RIAA Gold records and career sales topping three million units, James continues to defy genres; A two time NAACP Award nominee, a Soul Train Award winner and named one of the Top 3 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Artists of the Decade.
$40 General Public
$35 Faculty/Staff (Limit 2)
$30 SCSU students with valid ID (Limit 2)