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Jazz Vocalist Michelle Walker Sings @ The Kitano Wed May 21st

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Michelle Walker Jazz Vocalist Michelle Walker Performs @ Jazz at the Kitano on Thursday February 13, 2014

The Kitano Hotel Jazz Bar & Lounge
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
(Grand Central Station)
New York NY 10016
Tel: (212) 885-7000
8:00 pm and 10:00 pm Sets
$15 Cover, $15 Min.

RESERVATIONS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED!

Joining Michelle will be:

Toru Dodo
Toru Dodo
Toru Dodo

piano
- Piano
Michael O'Brien
Michael O'Brien
Michael O'Brien
b.1975
bass, acoustic
- Bass
Willard Dyson - Drums
Jazz Addicts
Jazz Addicts

saxophone
- Guitar

New York, NY - Critically acclaimed jazz vocalist, Michelle Walker
Michelle Walker
Michelle Walker

vocalist
, will perform in concert at one of New York’s most exclusive jazz clubs Jazz at the Kitano (http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule) in its widely adored lounge. Michelle will be performing on Wednesday May 21, 2014 with 8:00pm and 10:00pm Sets.

Michelle has spent the past few years amassing an international resume of concert and festival performances, including The Lincoln Center-Women in Jazz Festival, The Silver Spring Jazz Festival as well as international tours in Russia, England and Israel as a leader and guest vocalist.

Michelle 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. She has opened in concert for Wynton Marsalis
Wynton Marsalis
Wynton Marsalis
b.1961
trumpet
, Rene Marie, Terrell Stafford, Chris Botti
Chris Botti
Chris Botti
b.1962
trumpet
, George Benson
George Benson
George Benson
b.1943
guitar
and Mark Murphy
Mark Murphy
Mark Murphy
b.1932
vocalist
. Her arrangements of straight-ahead standards and contemporary pop tunes blend genres effortlessly and with an undeniable level of originality that is solidifying her own distinctive sound. Dave Nathan at All About Jazz says, Walker sings with “an extraordinary degree of musicality."

Walk thru the glass door, ground-floor entrance just a few steps off Park Avenue and you will be welcomed into the beautiful and contemporary jazz lounge at The Kitano Hotel. It is simply one of the finest rooms to hear live, intimate jazz while you enjoy dinner and drinks. This is a polished and sophisticated jazz room that attracts a knowledgeable music crowd.


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