Mark Murphy: A Life in Song

Photograph: JP Leduc
Mark Murphy
Blue Note , Greenwich Village Monday May 21 2012 22:30
Time may have mellowed onetime firebrand Mark Murphy, but it hasn't robbed the vocal bop progenitor of any of his instincts or insight. Tonight he's at center stage for a songful celebration featuring a starry constellation of noteworthy singers: Sheila Jordan, Helen Merrill, Annie Ross, Sachal Vasandani, Roseanna Vitro, Tessa Souter, Rhiannon and Dena DeRose—phew!
Venue name: Blue Note
Address: 131 W 3rd St
New York
Cross street: between Sixth Ave and MacDougal St
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 6pm–1am; Fri, Sat 6pm–4am
Transport: Subway: A, C, E, B, D, F, M to W 4th St
Price: at tables $25 plus $5 minimum, at bar $15