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Critically Acclaimed Vocalist Michelle Walker At The Sidedoor Jazz Club (CT) August 8, 2014 8:30 PM

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Michelle Walker JGP Recording Artist Michelle Walker will Perform Tracks from her upcoming CD “Love Misery”

New York, NY – Gearing up for the release of her next studio album, jazz vocalist Michelle Walker and her band will be performing live at The Sidedoor Jazz Club in Old Lyme, CT on Friday August 8, 2014 performing a special pre-release concert showcasing tracks from her upcoming release, “Love Misery”, to be released in Fall / Winter 2014. Joining Michelle will be Ron Affif
Ron Affif
Ron Affif
b.1965
guitar
on guitar, Toru Dodo
Toru Dodo
Toru Dodo

piano
on piano, Michael O'Brien
Michael O'Brien
Michael O'Brien
b.1975
bass, acoustic
on bass and Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson
b.1964
drums
on drums.

Michelle Walker
Michelle Walker
Michelle Walker

vocalist
is the latest artist added to the roaster of who has performed at The Sidedoor Jazz Club concert series. She joins a distinguished list of top jazz artists including vocalists Freddy Cole
Freddy Cole
Freddy Cole
b.1931
piano
, Rene Marie, Sachal Vasandini, Cyrille Aimee
Cyrille Aimee
Cyrille Aimee
b.1984
vocalist
as well as jazz luminaries Bill Charlap
Bill Charlap
Bill Charlap
b.1966
piano
, Fred Hersch
Fred Hersch
Fred Hersch
b.1955
piano
, Jimmy Greene
Jimmy Greene
Jimmy Greene

saxophone
, Javon Jackson
Javon Jackson
Javon Jackson
b.1965
saxophone
, Manuel Valera
Manuel Valera
Manuel Valera
b.1980
piano
and Orrin Evans
Orrin Evans
Orrin Evans
b.1975
piano
.

The Sidedoor Jazz Club is located at 85 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371. RESERVE your seats today by calling (860) 434-0886 or visiting them at thesidedoorjazz.com. Tickets are $25 and seating begins at 7:30pm with show time at 8:30pm.

About Michelle Walker

Armed with a provocative, whiskey-soaked tone, this charismatic jazz singer uses a dynamic blend of blues, bebop, swing and soul to create her story. She is often compared to Cassandra Wilson
Cassandra Wilson
Cassandra Wilson
b.1955
vocalist
, Nina Simone
Nina Simone
Nina Simone
1933 - 2003
piano
and Betty Carter
Betty Carter
Betty Carter
1930 - 1998
vocalist
in style and tone. Based in New York, she bends the lines and boundaries of jazz vocal art. Michelle is very versatile, blessed with a beautifully distinctive voice of rich colors and adventurous flexibility. In her new CD “Love Misery”, she has arranged a collection of jazz standards, originals and pop tunes. Michelle has toured all throughout the US, Europe and the Far East. Highlights of her career include the Lincoln Center Women in Jazz Festival and performing at the White House for the lighting of the National Christmas Tree.

For more information about Michelle Walker, please visit her website and join her mailing list to keep up to date on her CD Release and future concerts.


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