Mark Murphy: A Life in Song

Blue Note , Greenwich Village Monday May 21 2012 22:30
Mark Murphy: A Life in Song
Photograph: JP Leduc
Mark Murphy
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