Amy Cervini sings the sweetness of Blossom Dearie
February 28, 2012. Posted by David Tallacksen.
Amy Cervini had never heard the cool and quirky singer Blossom Dearie when a listener suggested they sound alike. On hearing her, the classically trained pianist turned vocalist immediately felt a kindred spirit with Dearie, known for her wit and swing.
For her third solo album, Cervini pays homage to Dearie with a band of New York all-stars including Matt Wilson and Anat Cohen. Listen to Michael Bourne's interview with Amy Cervini below.
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