2007 MAC Award ~ Outstanding Female Vocalist BARBARA FASANO
THIS FRIDAY ~ October 5 @ 8 & 9:30
BARBARA FASANO and her trio ENZO'S JAZZ @ JOLLY HOTEL MADISON TOWERS 22 EAST 38TH STREET, NYC
One of the most dramatic and soulful vocalists around and winner of three 2007 MAC Awards, BARBARA FASANO makes her debut at Enzo's, a relaxed, intimate jazz venue and the home of Italian hospitality on Madison Avenue in Murray Hill. Fasano's all-star trio includes celebrated pianist and vocalist ERIC COMSTOCK, bassist SEAN SMITH, and drummer TIM HORNER.
There will be two sets, at 8pm and 9:30. The music charge is $15, with a one-drink minimum. For reservations, call 212.802.0600.
Fasano's sets include a diverse repertoire of pop and jazz standards, ranging from Richard Rodgers' The Surrey With A Fringe On Top" and Where Or When" to Horace Silver's Strollin'". As well, Fasano and her trio will include songs from her latest CD, WRITTEN IN THE STARS", which was awarded both the 2007 Back Stage Bistro for Record of the Year, and the MAC Award for Record of the Year, including Last Night When We Were Young", This Time The Dream's On Me", One For My Baby", Let's Fall In Love", and Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea."
At once cool and sultry ... a singer of restrained but deeply felt emotion ..." -- Time Out New York
Taste, built-in dramatic chops, the ability to manipulate time, and above all, respect for lyrics ... -- Harvey Siders, JAZZTIMES
Not just a great Italian crooner, an heir to Sinatra for our time, but a jazz singer of the first rank ..." -- David Hajdu, music critic, The New Republic
Ms. Fasano is a charismatic stylist who effectively chanels the living spirits of the great ber-divas Lena Horne and Barbra Streisand ..." -- Will Friedwald, jazz critic, The New York Sun