John Tesh brings his big band sounds to utah tech university

Emmy award-winning pianist, composer, and television personality John Tesh is set to perform an unforgettable concert at Utah Tech University in St. George on May 11th. Known for his diverse musical career spanning over a quarter-century, Tesh will be showcasing his latest venture into the world of big band music, as featured on his 2012 album “Big Band” and the accompanying PBS special “John Tesh Big Band Live!”

From his early days as a sportscaster and co-host of Entertainment Tonight to his meteoric rise as a new age instrumental music superstar, John Tesh has consistently proven his ability to captivate audiences with his evolving musical styles. His journey began with Emmy-winning, synth-driven sports music and later saw him dominate the smooth jazz genre in the ’90s with his popular saxophone series. Tesh also found success in the CCM/Worship world, creating best-selling recordings that combined his musical prowess with his deep faith.

In this upcoming performance, John Tesh will be joined by his 7-piece band, which includes a 3-piece horn section. Together, they will perform a thrilling set of richly arranged big band standards, including timeless classics such as “The Summer Wind,” “I’ve Got the World on a String,” “Blue Skies,” “In the Mood,” “Sway,” and “Beyond the Sea.” Tesh will also incorporate his renowned original compositions, adding a personal touch to the evening’s repertoire.

Attendees can expect an intimate and engaging experience, as John Tesh will share personal stories and photos from his life and career path. From his early days in local radio to hosting Entertainment Tonight and ultimately pursuing his musical career, Tesh will provide insight into the journey that led him to create one of the top PBS specials of all time.

Don’t miss this opportunity to witness John Tesh’s infectious big band sounds live at Utah Tech University on May 11th. Tickets are available now at utahtech.edu, but they are selling fast, so be sure to secure your seats today for this exclusive one-night event. Get ready to be swept away by the timeless charm of big band music and the undeniable talent of John Tesh.