Thu, Oct 13 Frankie's
LEORA CASHE QUINTET PRESENTS SWING IT NOW SING IT
Time 8:00 pm
‘Swing it Now Sing It’ has a unique emphasis on music originally written and performed by some of the world's finest jazz instrumentalists and composers. This fun and engaging program features music by Thelonius Monk, Joe Henderson, Oliver Nelson, Horace Silver, Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, Clifford Brown, and Ray Bryant. These songs were later crafted by the many talented lyricists and singers including the poet laureate of jazz Jon Hendricks, an originator of the vocalese. Leora is proud to present her stellar quintet featuring Sharon Minemoto piano, Darren Radtke bass, Julian MacDonough drums and Cory Weeds sax. From her hometown of Vancouver, to Italy, Belgium, and the UK, Leora's rich resounding voice and dynamic stage presence have garnered numerous accolades. With a voice that defines authenticity she reaches into the core of the listener with an exquisite range of emotional power.