In celebration of her new Arbors CD Johnny Mercer: A Centennial Tribute
, singer/pianist Daryl Sherman will be appearing three Mondays, June 1, 8, 15 (one 8pm show) at the Algonquin Hotel's Oak Room, NYC.
Guest musicians sharing in this salute to one of America's greatest songwriters include James Chirillo
, Boots Maleson, Wycliffe Gordon
, Howard Alden
and Jay Leonhart
. The emphasis will be Mercer's collaborations with jazz luminaries such as Jimmy Rowles
, Blossom Dearie
, Marian McPartland
in addition to Lionel Hampton
, Duke Ellington
and Louis Armstrong
From rarities like The Bathtub Ran Over Again" to classics Midnight Sun" and Jeepers Creepers", these songs and performers will swing, make you chuckle and touch your heart.
The Algonquin Oak Room is located at 59 W.44th St, New York, NY. For reservations: 212-840-6800 or algonquinhotel.com.
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