Vicki Burns Quintet at the Iridium Jazz Club
Tuesday, September 13th 2011 at 7:00pm
Performing a Concert in Tribute to
Jazz Vocal Legend, Anita O'Day
Vicki Burns- Vocals
Ed MacEachen- Guitar and Musical Direction
Leonard Thompson- Piano
Tom Hubbard- Bass
Anthony Pinciotti- Drums
Weaving an informative narrative into a well-paced performance, featuring some of Ms. O'Day's most popular songs, jazz vocalist Vicki Burns pays a loving tribute to one of her greatest musical influences.
Vicki Burns is a jazz singer who has been delighting audiences for years. A vocalist with impeccable taste, a sure sense of rhythm and a glorious tone, she infuses each song with heartfelt expression, digging into the lyrics and melody for their richest interpretation. No wonder the great jazz drummer; Max Roach once described Vicki's singing as a gold mine"!
Vicki Burns has a limitless future. Her very attractive voice, versatile style and infectious delivery combine to give her her own memorable sound." Scott Yanow
Avoiding the predictability of safe havens, her music brims with many more surprises and uncharted delights in the jazz tradition. Vicki Burns is irresistible." Dr Herb Wong, Bay Area Producer and reviewer, Jazz Education Journal
$25 cover / $10 min
Iridium Jazz Club
1650 Broadway @ 51st Street