Irish singer Melanie O'Reilly is on a visit from San Francisco & joins me on this edition of Midweek Music Miscellany to talk about herself plus the subject of her upcoming weekend show at The Pavilion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire,Co, Dublin.
Melanie celebrates the legendary performer Anita O'Day who had quite an interesting & dramatic life.
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Play list Midweek Music Miscellany Wednesday 15th. April 2015 11.30AM to 12.30PM 103.2 Dublin City FM
1. When A Man Loves A Woman ( 2.52 ) - Percy Sledge - CD Solid Soul
Percy Sledge RIP Born November 25, 1941, Leighton, Alabama, United States Died: April 14, 2015, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US
2. Let Me Off Uptown - Anita O'Day - CD Box Set The Great Ladies Of Jazz Universal
3. Bewitched, Bothered & Bewildered ( 4.18 ) - Anita O'Day & Billy May - CD Swing Rodgers & Hart Verve Records
4. Honey Suckle Rose ( 2.57 ) - Melanie O'Reilly & Trio - CD PROMO Jazz On A Summers Day : A Tribute To Anita O'Day
5. I Lose My Breathe ( 6.10 ) - Melanie O'Reilly - CD Ceol Ceantair / District Music melanieoreilly.com
The 12 Points Festival starts at The Project Arts Centre Dublin from tonight ( Wed. ) until Saturday next.
12points.ie for more.
In preparation for their upcoming tour to the Dominican Republic and Paris:
The Emilie Conway Trio with pianist Johnny Taylor & bassist Damian Evans,
Perform Live at Ranelagh Arts Centre,
this Saturday, April 18th @ 8:30pm.
Doors: 8:30pm E10
Information & Booking: 01 4577 775