Central Park and Other Dreams
May 19, 2017
Under the musical direction of Marty Ashby, the GRAMMY® Award Executive Producer of MCG Jazz, the program will celebrate the sights and sounds of the Big Apple with performances by the jazz world’s coolest musicians, featuring multi-award winning artist Vivian Reed (Bubbling Brown Sugar) and internationally acclaimed vocalist and guitarist Allan Harris. The program will include the world premiere of CP4, a song cycle by two-time Emmy® Award winning songwriter (and former Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade director) William Schermerhornand Matthew Sklar, the Tony®, Emmy® and Drama Desk Award-nominated composer of Broadway’s The Wedding Singer and Elf: The Musical. It’s sure to be a swinging nightcap to a memorable evening.