Tierney Sutton, Rebecca Luker and Jessica Molaskey Set for NJPAC's 'Jonathan's Choice' Series This Fall
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Kicking off this fall, New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Jonathan's Choice: An Evening of Music and Conversation with WNYC's Jonathan Schwartz. The series includes three events featuring Tierney Sutton, Rebecca Luker, and Jessica Molaskey.
WNYC's Jonathan Schwartz, a champion of the masters of the American Songbook, has been a fixture of New York radio for 50 years and a host on WNYC for the past 14 years. His 24-hour online stream, The Jonathan Channel, features timeless standards by legendary artists and up-and-comers, accompanied by Schwartz's colorful anecdotes, personal tales and encyclopedic musical knowledge.
Get your tickets now at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722).
Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, 8pm
Six-time Grammy nominee Tierney Sutton joins radio host Jonathan Schwartz for a concert and conversation in the intimate Victoria Theater. The performance, which takes place before a live audience, will be taped for future streaming on The Jonathan Channel.
The New York Times has called Tierney Sutton "a serious jazz artist who takes the whole enterprise to another level." She is often described as a "singer's singer," but just as often she is called "a musician's singer" who uses her voice as an instrument.
Friday, April 10, 2015, 8pm
Tony-nominated actress and singer Rebecca Luker joins radio host Jonathan Schwartz for a concert and conversation in the intimate Victoria Theater. The performance, which takes place before a live audience, will be taped for future streaming on The Jonathan Channel.
Rebecca Luker, who returns to NJPAC, has been recognized for her leading roles in Broadway's Mary Poppins, Nine, The Music Man, The Sound of Music and Show Boat. She has appeared with principal orchestras throughout the country and in the Encores! series at New York's City Center.