Jazz vocalist, touring and recording artist Judy Wexler is known for her inventive interpretations of underexposed gems. On this occasion she will perform songs associated with a diverse mix of jazz and pop legends including King Pleasure, Louis Armstrong, Sonny Rollins, Blossom Dearie, Richie Havens, Rickie Lee Jones, and Bob Dylan.
“Based on the evidence, Judy Wexler can sing almost anything.” —Susan Stamberg, NPR
Born and raised in Southern California, keyboardist-composer-bandleader Josh Nelson has performed with some of the most respected names in jazz. Legendary drummer Peter Erskine says, “He possesses those rarest of musical attributes: a touch, a tone, and a ‘sound’ that are all identifiably his own.”