Wednesday, October 30th – 7pm
Valentina Ranalli Trio
Gaea Schell & Peter Barshay
$20 cover charge; sliding scale available
Italian jazz vocalist Valentina Ranalli, from Naples, is noted for her purity of tone, phrasing, intonation, and improvisational ability. Valentina sings in English, Italian, Neapolitan, French, and Portuguese. She studied singing, piano, and music theory, going though opera singing, gospel music, and jazz music since she was a child. With an MA in Jazz Music conferred by the famous Santa Cecilia music school in Rome, she has been touring around Italy for the past ten years, appearing on The Voice and performing in many prestigious jazz festivals.
Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.
The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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