PC Jazz - Jazz / Swing
Patty Carey, a native of Connecticut, has been a vocalist for over 15 years. Patty's influences have been the greatest female vocalists of five decades including Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Karen Carpenter and more. Patty sings jazz and pop arrangements spanning the years from the 1930s to present and the music she performs is sung with the heart and soul of the original artists. Patty is very active performing for the Greater Hartford Arts Council and their Sponsors. She performs at many local venues such as, Foxwoods Casino, The Pump House Grille, Main and Hopewell and Szechuan Tokyo. Patty performs with many musicians in the area, from duo's and quartets up to a full 17 piece big band.
Swing'39 - Swing
This jazz trio of guitars and bass has been touring the northeast this year, wowing audiences with their original interpretation of classic guitar jazz from the era of the Hot Club of France and beyond. Longtime jazz advocate Bill Lezotte (best known for his time in the Galvanized Jazz Band), the hot young guitarist from Michigan, Steve Jones and Connecticut's house bass player, Bobo Lavorgna join together to bring the spirit of Django Reinhardt into the 21st Century.