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The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Sean Harkness, Lina Koutrakos, and Marcus Simeone

The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Sean Harkness, Lina Koutrakos, and Marcus Simeone

April 8, 2020 | By | Add a Comment

Sean Harkness, Lina Koutrakos, and Marcus Simeone, who tougher form the group Clearly Now, are the Bistro Award’s recipient in the category of Musical Group. Hear them do their own twist on a John Lennon-Paul McCartney classic, “With A Little Help From My Friends.”

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The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Michele Brourman

The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Michele Brourman

April 12, 2020 | By | Add a Comment

Recipient of the 2020 Bistro Award for Outstanding Singer-Songwriter-Musical Director, Michele Brourman has had a wide-ranging career in music including songs for more than 18 animated features for Universal Studios. Her song”My Favorite Year” (co-written with Karen Gottlieb) has become a cabaret standard, recorded by many cabaret luminaries, but here she is presenting it herself.

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The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Aisha de Haas

The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Aisha de Haas

April 5, 2020 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s Aisha de Haas, the Bistro Award’s 2020 Outstanding Jazz Artist, singing “Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don’t Tease Me”) (Duke Ellington / Lee Gaines).

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The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Gabrielle Stravelli

The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Gabrielle Stravelli

April 5, 2020 | By | Add a Comment

Gabrielle Stravelli, who won the 2008 Ira Eaker Special Achievement Award for a performer-on-the-rise, the 2015 Bistro for Outstanding Jazz Artist, and the 2020 Bistro Award for Outstanding Recording for Pick Up My Pieces: Gabrielle Stravelli Sings Willie Nelson. Watch her here singing “Karma Medley” (“Blame It on the Times/Little Old Fashioned Karma/Nobody Slides, My […]

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The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Jack Bartholet

The 2020 Honoree Roll Call: Jack Bartholet

April 4, 2020 | By | Add a Comment

Presenting Jack Bartholet, winner of the 2020 Ira Eaker Special Achievement Award, singing “Lady With A Song” (written by Ethel Merman and Rodger Edens. performed by Merman); “Lavender Song” (Mischa Spoliansky, Kurt Schwabach. English translation by Jeremy Lawrence).

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Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret?

Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret?

November 2, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret? was the topic of a panel discussion featuring top cabaret performers (from l. to r.) Kim David Smith, Laurie Krauz, Klea Blackhurst,, and Jeff Harnar, and moderated by Bistro Award Committee member Gerry Geddes. It was part of the three-day conference for the American Theatre Critics Association that Bistro Awards producer […]

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Kurt Elling is “Doodlin’” away……

Kurt Elling is “Doodlin’” away……

March 23, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Grammy winner Kurt Elling sings Jon Hendricks’ “Doodlin’” as part of his introduction to the jazz legend and ASCAP Lifetime Achievement Award winner at the 31st annual Bistro Award show.

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Jon Hendricks Through the Years…

Jon Hendricks Through the Years…

March 14, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a glimpse of the life of Jon Hendricks who received the 2016 ASCAP Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award. Known to many as the “James Joyce of Jive” and/or “The Poet Laureate of Jazz,” he was truly a master of his art and revered by all.

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30th Bistro Awards Highlights Reel

30th Bistro Awards Highlights Reel

February 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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30th Bistro Awards Red Carpet Interview Highlights

30th Bistro Awards Red Carpet Interview Highlights

February 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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