The always swinging Jazz Guitarist/Vocalist John Pizzarelli will be gracing the Gesù stage this coming July during the 38th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. The John Pizzarelli quartet will be featuring a different guest artist each performance. Below is an excerpt from the promo material on the Festival website. It’s looking like it’s gonna be a great summer! 🙂
July 3 / John Pizzarelli Quartet with Catherine Russell, Billy & Blue Eyes — The irresistible singer-guitarist opens his series in a Frank Sinatra mood alongside Catherine Russell, reincarnation Billie Holiday for the evening.
July 4 / John Pizzarelli Quartet with Jessica Molaskey, Joni Mitchell & McCartney — Pizzarelli returns with a grand dame of American music-hall, his wife, to take on the most memorable songs of McCartney and Joni Mitchell.
July 5 / John Pizzarelli Quartet with Daniel Jobim, Sinatra & Jobim at 50 — Fifty years after the famed recording by Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim, John Pizzarelli plunges into Brazilian bossa nova accompanied by Jobim’s grandson, Daniel.