Raissa’s January 2014 Appearances
January 11th and 12th, I’ll be appearing, through the Center Productions, Inc. concert booking agency, with my musical director/pianist, Kenneth Gartman, and bass player extraordinaire, Matt Scharfglass, at the APAP Convention - Association of Performing Arts Presenters - at NYC Hilton Hotel, 6th Avenue at West 53rd Street, in the Gibson Suite, 2nd floor . These showcases are free to the public, so please come , bring your friends,and enjoy and cheer! Here are the details:
January 11th from 9:20 to 9:40 pm, I’ll be presenting a sampling of my show, “Can’t Help Singing – The Music of Jerome Kern”, which I originally performed at Feinsteins, NYC.
January 12th from 11:00 to 11:20 pm, Kenneth does triple duty as MD, Pianist and Singing Partner as we premiere a sampling of our new duo show, “What a Wonderful World”. In it, we celebrate the songs that have inspired and uplifted us for decades -
popular standards and show tunes from America’s greatest composers: Rogers and Hammerstein, Berlin, Sondheim and more, plus the best of a new generation of popular songwriters. ”Forget your troubles and just get happy …” with we two good friends!
January 16th -I’ll be performing a nice role in a reading of my dear and talented friends, Rosemary Loar and Robert Atwood’s newest show, “Water From the Moon”, 6:30 pm through the Musical Mondays Theatre Lab, at the Snapple Theatre, Broadway at 50th Street (enter on 50th Street).
There will be more appearances to come – so visit here often, and don’t forget to bookmark, “Raissa Recommends” Calendar of Events, where I let you know where our CFCG Alumni are appearing in the Tri-State Area