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Archive for March 2014

Mari McNeil explores jazz standards at release party for her new CD

Jazz vocalist Mari McNeil sings from the heart. Her emotive voice can warm the body like a winter night’s embrace, and her exhaled lyrics can soothe even the most restless Nickel City soul. This is her sound, always laced with words of love. That’s why it’s no surprise that McNeil used her Friday night performance […]

Kyle Eastwood, Charlap Trio are fine bets

The highest-profile shows of the week will begin to happen before we get around to the weekend. There’s plenty of virtuosity to take in with these two artists: Kyle Eastwood — March 12, Mount Vernon Country Club: It’s encouraging news that Golden’s Mount Vernon Country Club is staging new jazz concerts in 2014, after being […]