‘TONY BENNETT & BILL EVANS – THE LEGENDARY RECORDINGS” will be performed by the Joel Zelnik Trio with Grammy nominee vocalist Annette Sanders on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 , at 7pm. They will perform at the Westfield Memorial Library, 550 E. Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07096 908-789-4090 www.wmlnj.org
This timely program is based on the dialogues between Joel Zelnik and Bill Evans, a 7 time Grammy Award Winner, at the “Village Gate”in NYC, during the mid-1960’s. Signature Evans works are performed and Joel plays pieces he enjoys that show the Evans influence.
Highlighted is the collaboration of Bill Evans & Tony Bennett (celebrating his 90th Birthday August 3, 2016) on two albums during 1975 and ‘77, which yielded some of the best recordings in the history of jazz....