Jazz Vocalist Michelle Walker Performs @ The Zinc Bar Monday January 13, 2014Zinc Bar
Jazz Club & Lounge
82 West 3rd Street
(btw Thompson & Sullivan)
New York NY 10012
Tel: (212) 477-ZINC
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - SHOWCASE HOUR
Joining Michelle will be:Toru Dodo
, Piano Michael O'Brien
, Bass Willard Dyson
Critically acclaimed jazz vocalist, Michelle Walker
, will perform in concert at the popular jazz club The Zinc Bar in its widely respected lounge. Michelle will be performing on Monday January 13, 2014 at 7:00pm.
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
, Nina Simone
and Betty Carter
in style and tone. She has opened in concert for Wynton Marsalis
, Rene Marie
, Terell Stafford
, Chris Botti
, George Benson
and Mark Murphy
. 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 through dark velvet curtains and enter the wonderland of New York City Jazz. For a few hours every Monday night the rest of the world does not exist, except for The Zinc Bar. Early Monday Sets feature the some of the most outstanding singers working in the city today. Come join Michelle for this adventurous set.