August 19 at 8: Jazz Gals Lisanne Lyons and Wendy Pederson will be celebrating the music of Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan in an amazing night of Jazz at Arts Garage! Lisanne is the recipient of several DownBeat awards as a jazz vocal soloist, jazz vocal choir director, and most recently as a jazz arranger. She is in demand as a performer, arranger, adjudicator, and clinician. Lisanne has produced two solo CDs and two CDs as lead soprano in the DC-based Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet, with whom she performed at major jazz festivals across the country and abroad.
Wendy Pedersen is one of South Florida’s favorite performers. Her high-energy vocal delivery, with deep, convincing emotion has been impacting audiences for many years. Wendy has won many awards including the Southern Bell/Pace “Jazz Artist of the Year” and a Miami New Times “best vocalist”, saying, “Wendy can shake the rafters or break your heart…” Wendy Pedersen’s discography includes her debut CD, “Me + Three”; a Holiday CD, “Ho Ho Ho”; and her brand-new release, “Under the Influence”, a tribute to the many women who inspired and influenced her.
Arts Garage is located at 94 NE 2nd Ave in Delray Beach. Tickets are $20-30-35 at artsgarage.org or 561-450-6357. BRING YOUR OWN ... WHATEVER! The theater boasts cabaret style table seating, where patrons can bring their own food and drinks, including alcohol. Music courtesy of KCC Productions.