Saturday, March 24th, 7:30 pm
Jim Porcella and Friends’ highly anticipated CD release concert “Dream Dancing with You”.
Critically acclaimed jazz vocalist Jim Porcella has been regularly featured at the “Top of the Roof” at Boston’s Ritz Carlton and Boston’s prestigious Bay Tower Room. Featured vocalist with the Artie Shaw Orchestra, he also performs as the lead vocalist in PrimaVera!, featuring the music of Louis Prima and Keely Smith. Jim is the leader of his own swing band, “Bombay Jim and the Swinging Sapphires”, and also performs as a member of the “Swingin Tenors” and “GUMBO” a New Orleans Funk and blues band.
Musical Director, Mike Renzi has worked with Mel Torme’ Tony Bennett, Maureen McGovern, Jack Jones, Carol Sloane, Peggy Lee, Lena Horn, and Ann Hampton Callaway, among many others.
Ron Della Chiesa host of Music America:
“Jim Porcella sings with feeling, warmth and emotion…enhanced by a very special delivery of lyrics. Thanks, Jim, for keeping the American Songbook alive!.”