Amazon.com Widgets
3,245 views

Cabaret Jazz Featuring Barbara Carroll & Paula West Thursday, March 8th at Tribeca Performing Arts Center

SOURCE: Published:
Cabaret Jazz
Featuring
Barbara Carroll with Ken Peplowski, Jay Leonhart and Joe Ascione; and The Paula West Quartet

Thursday, March 8th, 2007 @ 8pm

At TRIBECA Performing Arts Center
Borough of Manhattan Community College
199 Chambers Street
TRIBECA Box Office at (212) 220-1460
http://www.tribecapac.org/music.htm

Barbara Carroll is an elegant jazz pianist, composer and vocalist who has long been regarded as one of the most fascinating purveyors of swinging jazz piano and rhythmic, expressive vocals.

Whether Ms. Carroll is rendering a composition by Harold Arlen, Cole Porter, Billy Strayhorn or Thelonious Monk, her inventive piano playing and totally unique vocal sound insure that she will transform that composition into her own art -- presented as no one else has presented it -- with her trademark emotional directness and respect for the tune and all of it's many possibilities.

Paula West is a jazz singer whose choice of materials and intelligent way with lyrics allow her to cross over to cabaret. She offers multiple pleasures - the musicianship and sophistication of jazz combined with the emphasis on text, the droll humor, and the story songs that appeal to the cabaret audience.

Also featured on this evening's program are the swinging clarinetist Ken Peplowski, a Highlights regular, the witty and swinging bassist Jay Leonhart and vversitile drummer Joe Ascione both of whom have appeared many times at Highlights in Jazz concerts.

$30 General Admission / $27.50 Students
Make checks payable to: Highlights in Jazz - Mail to:
Highlights in Jazz, 7 Peter Cooper Rd., New York, NY 10010
(Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope)
Please send subscriptions for the Fall 2006 season of Highlights in Jazz<


Visit Website

comments powered by Disqus
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mark Elf

Mark Elf

About | Enter

Stefano Bollani

Stefano Bollani

About | Enter

Carmen Lundy

Carmen Lundy

About | Enter

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

News Search


or search site with Google