Monday, July 19, 2010

Art After Dark - Joanna Pascale Tribute to Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley

Ahh, music and art. Goes together better than chocolate and peanut butter. How could one possibly improve on that?

How about giving it to you EVERY Friday evening?! That's exactly what you get at the Philadelphia Museum of Art every Friday night. 

Art After 5 features tributes to jazz musicians who helped shape the sound of 20th century music together with the artists that shaped the world in previous centuries.

This Friday (July 23, 2010) the tribute is to the phenomenal Nancy Wilson and the mesmerizing Cannonball Adderley. The task of bringing this music to life rest upon Joanna Pascale. Don't know who she is? Read on and I'm sure you will want to learn more about her:

Described as “stunning, sophisticated, and extremely soulful” (Philadelphia Weekly), Joanna Pascale has established herself in Philadelphia's jazz scene as a compelling and skilled vocalist. According to All Music Guide, “She not only has solid vocal chops; she has soul.” In this tribute to jazz songstress Nancy Wilson and alto-saxophone player Cannonball Adderley, Pascale evokes the greats while incorporating her own interpretations....She has appeared and recorded with jazz giants such as Cyrus Chestnut, Terell Stafford, Nicholas Payton, Tim Warfield, Mickey Roker and others.

For more information, open your Museums In Philly app, select List Art then select Philadelphia Museum of Art. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select the link: Touch *HERE* for Collections, Events. Select the Events tabs and Art After 5.

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