BARB JUNGR WITH SIMON WALLACE & JAMIE SAFIR, Fri 7th August (FUNDRAISER)
LINEUP: Barb Jungr (Vocals), Simon Wallace (Piano) and Jamie Safir (Piano)
Musician, writer, composer, and lyricist Barb Jungr has been critically lauded for her insightful and passionate interpretive style, described as “revelatory” by the New York Times. Her deconstruction/reconstruction of popular songs and unusual and beautiful musical arrangements are characteristics that allow the listener new insights into familiar music. In recent years, Jungr has brought her singular talents to the songbooks of Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Nina Simone, Jacques Brel, and more, creating the genre of the New American Songbook. Supported here (remotely) by two outstanding accompianists Simon Wallace and Jamie Safir.
Recorded specially for Brecon Jazz Virtual 2020, and as a fund raising event for ‘Side by Side’ and the ONE BRECON Charities. Please, please donate what you can. Click Here >>
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