Women of Swing
with Stephanie Hurley and Chris Albertson
Vocalist Stephanie Hurley and jazz guitarist Chris Albertson will be presenting a “Women of Swing” program at the library on Thursday April 13th at 7:00 PM. Songs made famous by such masters as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington, Rosemary Clooney, Diana Krall and others’ famous works will be performed. Perspectives on their lives will be discussed in honor of these unique artists. Stephanie Hurley is a versatile vocalist in musical theater, jazz, pop, Irish and classical styles. Her rich, smooth mezzo-soprano voice demonstrates a masterful vocal technique accompanied by an intuitive sense of timing and thoughtful expressiveness. Her inviting vocal style can be also heard these days with the Bedford Big Band. Chris Albertson is a jazz, blues, rock and classical guitarist, composer, arranger, percussionist and public school music educator. Chris has been heard on stages throughout New England with The Platters, Amy London, the Vermont Philharmonic, The Best of Times, Straight No Chaser, and numerous others. He has produced 5 solo CD’s and been a guest guitarist and arranger on a number of others. Free and open to all.