WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
The Verena McBee Quartet will give a sneak peak into her upcoming album U-PHORIA with all compositions by Grammy Award-winning bassist Cecil McBee.
The album tunes will be performed in great company with other composers such as Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, the Gershwin brothers, Friedrich Hollaender, and contemporary composer Ellen Mandel, along with Verena's originals & some touching and entertaining arrangements also written by the vocalist.
The lineup will look as follows: Verena McBee - Vocals & Arrangements John DiMartino - Piano Zwelakhe-Duma Bell LePere - Double Bass Mario Fabrizio - Drums
Special guest: Christian Contreras - Soprano & Tenor Saxophones Gabe Dowdy-Terracciano - Violin