-photo by Art Streiber
The iconic and instantly recognizable sound of Kenny G’s saxophone is coming to Rivers Casino Philadelphia this December, when Kenny G will bring The Miracles Holiday and Hits Tour to the Event Center on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 8 p.m. Tickets for The Event Center performance start at $39 and go on sale Friday, Aug. 19, at 10 a.m.
On a night filled with festive spirit and contemporary classics, this holiday show will feature a mix of holiday hits and fan favorites infused with Kenny G’s captivating and distinctive blend of R&B, pop, Latin and jazz. The tour follows Kenny G’s 19th studio album New Standards and his critically acclaimed HBO documentary Listening to Kenny G.
“We’re thrilled we’ll be hosting jazz icon Kenny G in The Event Center this December,” said Justin Moore, general manager of Rivers Casino Philadelphia. “His rich sound makes for the perfect show to celebrate the holiday season.”
In a career that spans four decades, Kenny G has become the top instrumental musician of the modern era and one of the best-selling artists of all time, with more than 75 million albums sold globally, 17 Grammy nominations and more than 1.5 billion global streams. He has also collaborated with some of the biggest names in music, including Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, Kanye West and Katy Perry.
Kenny G is part of the upcoming entertainment at Rivers Casino, which is scheduled as follows:
- 8/20: Jonathan Butler and Gerald Albright
- 8/26: Gloria Gaynor
- 8/26: The Lords of 52nd Street
- 9/2: Kathy Sledge of Sister Sledge and the “We Are Family” Tour
- 9/3: Chingy
- 9/17: DJ Jazzy Jeff
- 9/21: Legs N’ Eggs Drag Brunch
- 9/24: Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes
- 9/28: Aunt Mary Pat
- 10/1: The Concert: A Tribute to ABBA
- 10/8: Jeremy Piven
- 11/11: Ed Bassmaster Live
- 11/23: Boney James
- 12/10: Kenny G
For tickets and more information, please visit RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.