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July 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A powerful and exciting combination of jazz and soul from vocalist Amanda Carr and sax force, Cercie Miller
Amanda Carr is a multi-styled vocalist/pianist that began professionally as a teenager in the rock and pop genre playing in Boston area night clubs with later years including jazz and big band, focusing on fresh interpretations of the Great American Songbook and receiving critical acclaim. She’s performed and recorded in the U.S. and abroad, including Australia and England. Twice a feature story by respected writer/author Nat Hentoff in The Wall Street Journal, she garnered global exposure as he hailed her, “…a true jazz singer in a time of wannabes”.Amanda is an official CBS Radio commentator for Boston’s prestigious annual “Boston Pops July 4th” concert on the Esplanade with WBZ News Radio. With 5 jazz vocal recordings, global distribution and airplay, Amanda continues to perform as a solo artist while remaining a popular guest artist.
Cercie Miller is an active jazz musician, composer, and sideman, performing with many groups and leading her own quartet, The Cercie Miller Quartet. Miller is a co-founding member of Your Neighborhood Saxophone Quartet, and avant-garde sax quartet, and Girl’s Night Out, a headlining pop-rock band.