Fleur Seule Sings STANDARDS AND SWEET THINGS at Feinstein's/54 Below
FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Fleur Seule in Standards and Sweet Things on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 9:30pm. Fleur Seule, Manhattan's very own 1940s jazz band, returns to Feinstein's/54 Below for the release concert of their new album, Standards and Sweet Things. Reviving classic chanson, bossa nova, jazz standards, and more, this young group of old souls brings new life and fresh sounds to some of your favorite tunes, with some playful renditions and intimate moments to let you travel back in time. Led by "The Glamour Girl of Jazz," Allyson Briggs, this band has been keeping the classics alive in New York City, with sold out crowds at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola and a 5 year residency as the house band of Tavern on the Green. This is their 5th album and gives you a fuller look into the heart of Fleur Seule.
Joined by some of New York City's finest musicians, Fleur Seule is thrilled to share their international variety and timeless elegance in one of Manhattan's greatest venues for live music. Bandleader and Songbird, Allyson Briggs, will be joined by Andy Warren (Musical Director, Trumpet, Percussion), Jason Yeager (Piano), Michael O'Brien (Bass), Paul Francis (Drums), Quebert Morrow (Guitar) and Ivan Llanes (Percussion) to recreate their album live for the first time in front of an audience! You will leave the show humming and will be able to take the tunes home with you, as CDs will be available for purchase.
Fleur Seule in Standards and Sweet Thingsplays Feinstein's/54 Below (254 West 54thStreet) on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 9:30pm. There is a $25-$35 cover charge and $25 food and beverage minimum. Tickets and information are available at www.54Below.com. Tickets on the day of performance after 4:00 are only available by calling (646) 476-3551.
MORE ABOUT Fleur Seule
From The Rainbow Room to The Copacabana, Fleur Seule has brought fresh life to Old New York. Described by Michael Feinstein as, "One of the most incredible talents out there today," Allyson Briggs has kept the live music scene booming in Manhattan. With a 5 year residency as the house band of Tavern on the Green, and multiple engagements for the public to listen and dance to their timeless music, Fleur Seule has created a culture of elegance and fun, with whimsical trips back in time. Whether it's a night in Old Havana sung in Spanish and Portuguese, or a USO themed big band night with Andrews Sisters hits, Fleur Seule brings authenticity to every song, making their audiences feel as if they truly are part of a bygone era.
MORE ABOUT FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW
Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, is a performance venue in the grand tradition of New York City nightlife. A few blocks from the heart of Times Square and just below the legendary Studio 54, Feinstein's/54 Below is a classically designed state-of-the art nightclub in the theatre district that hosts audiences with warmth and style. Feinstein's/54 Below presents iconic and rising stars from the worlds of Broadway and popular music and has set a new standard for culinary excellence worthy of the world-class entertainment on the stage.
In their description of the venue, The New York Times writes,"Feinstein's/54 Below has the intimacy of a large living room with unimpeded views and impeccable sound; there is not a bad seat in the house. Its sultry after-hours ambience is enhanced by brocade-patterned wall panels planted with orange-shaded lanterns. And the atmosphere is warmer and sexier than in Manhattan's other major supper clubs."
Located at 254 West 54th Street, Feinstein's/54 Below features up to three shows nightly with cover charges ranging from $15-$125. 54Below.com/Feinsteins