Maintaining that centennial-year honoree Johnny Mercer has long been a favorite of hers, the octogenarian thrush with the powerful voice sings songs by the master lyricist and sometime composer. Listen for picks she didn’t sing in her earlier tribute this year. Tedd Firth will work his usual wonders at the piano.
Tue., Oct. 6, 7 p.m.; Wed., Oct. 7, 9:45 p.m.; Thu., Oct. 8, 9:45 p.m.; Fri., Oct. 9, 9:45 p.m.; Oct. 12-13, 7 p.m.; Wed., Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., Oct. 16, 9:45 p.m.; Sat., Oct. 17, 9:45 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 6, 2009