July 25, 2015 at Pangea in New York.
COVER IS CASH ONLY.
An evening focused on Mark Murphy as a composer and singer. There will be a few of Mark’s compositions and a retrospective of his some of his most important works over his career. Some of the song have never been released.
We will also be recording patrons greetings to MARK MURPHY so if you would like to say something please be prepared.
We will also do a a room sing along on Mark Murphy Jazz Singer most well know number “Stolen Moments”
Scheduled to appear:
(Subject to changes)
Mark Murphy (born March 14, 1932) is an American jazz singer based in New York. He is noted for his definitive and unique vocalese and vocal improvisations with both melody and lyrics. He is the recipient of the 1996, 1997, 2000, and 2001 Down Beat magazine readers jazz poll for Best Male Vocalist of the Year and is also the recipient of six Grammy award nominations for Best Vocal Jazz Performance. He is also known for his original lyrics to the jazz classics “Stolen Moments” and “Red Clay”. From his Meet Mark Murphy (1956) to the current A Beautiful Friendship: Remembering Shirley Horn (2013), Murphy has an extensive discography.