Talented, accomplished and vibrant multilingual jazz vocalist Mary Panacci will launch her new recording, Her Perfume at Toronto's Jazz Bistro on April 21st.
Produced by Anthony Panacci and arranged by Anthony Panacci, Shelly Berger and Luis Mario Ochoa, featuring performances by over thirty-five musicians, including Mike Downes, Rob Piltch, Russ Little, John Johnson, Mike Murley, Steve McDade, Kevin Turcotte, Kevin Dempsey and Mark Kelso with Special Guests John Alcorn and Luis Mario Ochoa.
On April 21st, lovers of sumptuous vocal jazz are in for a real treat—the release of accomplished and vibrant multi-lingual jazz vocalist Mary Panacci's brand new recording, em>Her Perfume. Several years in the making, this project has been a labour of love for both Mary and her husband, producer/arranger Anthony Panacci and features not only an eclectic smorgasbord of musical delights but performances by over thirty-five of Canada's finest musicians, including Anthony Panacci on piano; Rob Piltch on guitar; Russ Little on trombone; Kelly Jefferson and Mike Murley on saxophones; Steve McDade and Kevin Turcotte on trumpets; Mike Downes on bass; Mark Kelso and Kevin Dempsey on drums, and special Guest Appearances by noted jazz vocalist John Alcorn and Cuban vocalist/guitarist Luis Mario Ochoa.
AT THE LAUNCH EVENT ITSELF, MARY WILL BE JOINED BY ANTHONY PANACCI ON PIANO, TED QUINLAN ON GUITAR, MIKE DOWNES ON BASS, KEVIN DEMPSEY ON DRUMS, KELLY JEFFERSON ON SAX AND SPECIAL GUEST, JOHN ALCORN. The Special CD Launch event of em>Her Perfume will take place on April 21, 2015 at Toronto's premiere music venue, JAZZ BISTRO.
JAZZ BISTRO is located at 251 Victoria Street in downtown Toronto. Nouvelle gourmet cuisine is served before and during the performance, which begins at 8:00 PM. There will be a $15 Music Charge, and $10 for students. For dinner/table reservations (highly recommended), please call 416-363-5299.