Grammy Award winner Steve Leslie to play at ECC Arts Center

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Published 10/20/2022
Steve Leslie

Steve Leslie


Grammy Award-winning songwriter and recording artist Steve Leslie performs “How Sweet It Is!” at the Elgin Community College Arts Center on Saturday, October 22, at 7 p.m. Leslie will cover classic James Taylor songs such as “You’ve got a Friend” and “Fire and Rain.”

Leslie’s professional songwriting career has spanned decades, with songs recorded by Kenny Rogers, Mark Chesnutt, George Strait, Rhonda Vincent, Neal McCoy, Ricky Skaggs, and Darius Rucker, to name a few. Leslie has also taught Jazz History at Tallahassee Community College and songwriting at Belmont University (Nashville), Middle Tennessee State University, and Berklee College of Music (Boston). His popular songwriting courses, “The Fine Art of Songwriting” and “Guitar Method & Music Theory for Songwriters,” are available at indiemusicacademy.com/fas.

Tickets to “How Sweet It Is!” are $35 and can be purchased on the newly redesigned ECC Arts Center website at eccartscenter.org/events/centerstage/. The ECC Arts Center is located in Building H on ECC’s Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin. The ECC Arts Center can be found on Facebook at facebook.com/eccartscenter and on Instagram at @eccartscenter.

If you have questions, please call the ECC Arts Center Box Office at 847-622-0300.