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Marianne Matheny-Katz - M2K Jazz Ensemble

Marianne Matheny-Katz - M2K Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Baltimore, MD  US
You Taught My Heart To Sing
You Taught My Heart To Sing
You Taught My Heart To Sing
You Taught My Heart To Sing
Our Love is Here to Stay
Our Love is Here to Stay
Fair Weather
Fair Weather
Whisper Not
Whisper Not

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  • 2014

    Oct 11

    Cambridge, MA, US | 7:00pm

    Double bill with vocalist Kathleen Kolman. Band to be announced.

  • 2014

    Sep 26

    Baltimore, MD, US | 7:30pm

    One of the most creative contributors to Baltimore’s cultural scene, Marianne Matheny-Katz is a respected presenter and champion of jazz as well as an accomplished jazz vocalist. Her new CD Somewhere in Paradise has received significant nationwide airplay and critics are singing her praises. The two-time Billie Holiday competition award winner is well known to jazz lovers in the Mid-Atlantic Atlantic region, where she has performed for over a decade. The new disc serves up superb standards wrapped in new and noteworthy arrangements by Todd Marcus and Warren Wolf, and includes favorites such as “All Blues,” “Fair Weather,” “You Taught My Heart to Sing,” and “The Way You Look Tonight.” Matheny-Katz leads an all-star line-up at The Patterson: Vince Evans (piano), Eric Wheeler (bass), Eric Kennedy (drums), Warren Wolf (vibraphone), Craig Alston (tenor saxophone), Russell Kirk (alto sax), Alex Norris (trumpet), and Todd Marcus (bass clarinet). Matheny-Katz is the co-host of Jazzway 6004 named by DownBeat magazine as one of the finest house concert venues in the country. She is also co-producer of “Tell Me More and Then Some,” a documentary about Baltimore jazz. 8pm. $20, $17 mbrs. “A captivating singer” who “possesses a quintessential jazz voice, which she enlivens with lissome, conversational phrasing” –John Murph, Jazz Journalist “Marianne Matheny-Katz’s new CD, Somewhere in Paradise, comes as close to being perfect as any I have heard! The vocalist herself delivers the material superbly, with no affectations or gimmicks and with a great jazz sensibility.” - John Tegler WEAA – 88.9 FM "LOVE Somewhere in Paradise! It is splendid." - Jim Steele, WSNC - 90.5 FM, Greensboro, NC - See more at: http://www.creativealliance.org/events/2014/marianne-matheny-katz-her-band#sthash.eSvfszEx.dpuf

  • 2014

    Aug 16

    Baltimore, MD, US | 6:00pm

    Marianne Matheny-Katz’s new CD, Somewhere in Paradise, on the Indy label Jazzway, has been receiving significant nationwide airplay and critical acclaim. The new album is the first with Matheny-Katz as band leader and helps establishes her position as one of Baltimore’s reigning jazz divas and prominently features many of the Baltimore –Washington area’s wealth of instrumental jazz talent, as side men and arrangers. Her new disc serves up superb standards wrapped in new and noteworthy arrangements by Todd Marcus and Warren Wolf, and includes favorites such as “All Blues,” “Fair Weather,” “You Taught My Heart to Sing,” and “The Way You Look Tonight.” She is featuring the album in a series of concerts including the intimate European-style cabaret at Germano’s in Baltimore on August 16. Marianne Matheny-Katz – vocals Craig Alston – saxophones Michael Bowie - bass Vince Evans – piano John Lamkin III - drums Todd Marcus - clarinet and bass clarinet

  • 2014

    Jul 30

    Washington, DC, US | 10:00pm

    "Somewhere in Paradise, comes as close to being perfect as any I have heard! The vocalist herself delivers the material superbly, with no affectations or gimmicks and with a great jazz sensibility." – John Tegler WEAA - 88.9 FM Marianne Matheny-Katz - CD release for Somewhere In Paradise – Blues Alley 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20007 (202) 337-4141 Shows at 8:00 PM and 10 PM Marianne Matheny-Katz-vocals Craig Alston-tenor saxophone Vince Evans-piano Eric Kennedy- drums Russell Kirk- alto saxophone Todd Marcus -clarinet, bass clarinet Alex Norris- trumpet Eric Wheeler- bass Warren Wolf- vibraphone (Note - Michael Bowie will be replacing Eric Wheeler on bass, who had a last minute scheduling conflict)

  • 2014

    Jul 30

    Washington, DC, US | 8:00pm

    Marianne Matheny-Katz - CD release for Somewhere In Paradise – Blues Alley 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20007 (202) 337-4141 Shows at 8:00 PM and 10 PM Marianne Matheny-Katz-vocals Craig Alston-tenor saxophone Vince Evans-piano Eric Kennedy- drums Russell Kirk- alto saxophone Todd Marcus -clarinet, bass clarinet Alex Norris- trumpet Eric Wheeler- bass Warren Wolf- vibraphone

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Sounds Like: Billie Holiday, Anita O'Day - Verve Records, Roberta Gambarini, Diana Krall

Label: Independent

Manager: Paula Phillips - The Phillips Agency

Bio: Baltimore songstress Marianne Matheny-Katz releases a new album in May 2014. "Somewhere in Paradise" features engaging jazz standards with surprising new arrangements and a formidable line up of distinguished instrumentalists, including Vince Evans, Warren Wolf, Todd Marcus and Terell Stafford . ...See Full Bio

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