Backed by the Shelly Berg Trio, Sutton will perform From Johnny to Joni – Tierney Sutton Sings Mercer to Mitchell. An acclaimed jazz vocalist, Tierney Sutton is a three-time GRAMMY® nominee and winner of Jazzweek’s “Vocalist of the Year” and the LA Jazz Society’s Vocalist Award. The New York Times raves that Sutton is “a singer’s singer.” Pianist, composer, arranger and educator, Shelly Berg is Dean of the UM Frost School of Music and is a GRAMMY®-nominated artist. Hailed as “one of the finest pianists around in the early 21st century” by the All Music Guide, Berg is an accomplished pianist in both classical and jazz styles. He is a recording artist for Concord Music Group, a Steinway piano artist, and is currently arranging and co-producing a new CD with Gloria Estefan on the Sony International label.
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Published on Nov 22, 2013 by Broward Center for the Performing Arts