Night of jazz planned at the DCA
Published 2:29 pm, Friday, January 31, 2014
Pianist Joe Holmes, vocalist Nicole Pasternak and bassist Frank Tate will perform an evening of jazz and the Great American Songbook at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Darien Community Association, 274 Middlesex Road.
Holmes is well known in the area for his swing band and energetic piano playing.
A musician from age 5, Holmes has performed everywhere, from on the radio, to weddings and clubs, to a master class for jazz with Dick Hyman.
Pasternak, who has been described as reminiscent of a young Ella Fitzgerald, is a regular performer at jazz nights locally.
She is an improviser, appreciated for her sense of lyric delivery, phrasing and rhythm.
Tickets are $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers. Reservations are requested and can be made by visiting dariendca.org or calling 203-655-9050.