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Jazz Matinee: Ashley Pezzotti
May 19, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ashley Pezzotti-vocals, Alex Weitz-sax, Angelo Versace-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Matt McClintock-drums
Award-winning vocalist Ashley Pezzotti celebrates the release of her debut album “We’ve Only Just Begun”. Ashley’s straight-ahead jazz release features an array of original compositions inspired by the Great American Songbook. Her compositions are unique stories that draw from her own personal experiences, and those of people dear to her. Ashley also showcases her superb ability to tell a story through some of the great jazz standards featured on the album. The album consists a world class band featuring Emmet Cohen on piano, Alex Weitz on saxophone, Bob Bruya on bass, and Kyle Poole on drums.
Capturing the heart of audiences with her extensive repertoire in traditional jazz and bebop, Ashley creates an atmosphere of excitement that will transport you to another place and time. Her style is reminiscent of the great Anita O’Day and June Christy, and she performs with a level of maturity that is far beyond her years. At only 23 years old, Ashley has already performed with many Grammy award winning artists including Dave Holland, country music star Keith Urban, Internationally renowned singer Juanes, Jon Secada, Delfeayo Marsalis, and Arturo Sandoval.
$25, $10 Students (25 & under w/ ID), JiA Lifetime members admitted FREE
Plus processing costs
Note: Parking available as an add-on to your online purchase