The show in a few words:
French-Canadian Songstress Myriam Phiro & Korean Jazz Pianist Hyuna Park combine their artistry to offer Metropolitan Room’s patrons an evening of classic Jazz, topped up with an international twist, french savoir-faire & un petit “je-ne-sais-quoi”. Au menu: selected songs from Ms Phiro’s MAC AWARDS nominee album “Voyages”, special arrangements designed for the occasion, storytelling & much more. An evening filled with delights!
is an internationally-recognized French-Canadian actress, jazz singer, dancer and cabaret chanteuse who has performed on stages and in theaters worldwide. Her recent performances include sold-out concerts at world-famous the Rainbow Room, Feinstein’s 54 Below, the Iridium Jazz club, Club Bonafide & Metropolitan Room
in NYC as well as at Montreal’s International Jazz Festival & Montreux Jazz Festival
. Her performing endeavors brought her to collaborate and share the stage with renowned artists such as Harry Connick Jr, Janis Siegel, Nicki Parrott, Marilyn Maye, Frank Vignola and Vince Giordano
. Ms Phiro’s performances feature a fresh take on jazz and French standards as well as the famous tunes of the Great American Songbook, all topped up with a delightful international flavor and a certain “joie de vivre”. She recently completed a succesful run of her tribute show celebrating her longlife inspiration Edith Piaf in a critically-acclaimed show called “Piaf @ 100
” and is now promoting her debut full-length Jazz album “Voyages
” who received a nomination for a MAC Award in the “Best album” category. Cast your vote for her in the “New Jazz Artist
” category of Hot House Jazz Magazine’s Jazz Fans Decision
Hyuna Park is an award-winning New-York-based jazz pianist from Korea. Her unique
musical voice embraces everything from contemporary rhythms, to classical influences,
to swinging hard bop; she takes the listener on a mesmerizing journey, which is full of
energy, and in which you never exacly know where you are going to end up. She has
now become an intergral part of the cutting edge of the New York jazz scene performing
with Grammy-winners Antonio Hart, Vincent Herring, Luis Bonilla, Linda Oh, Michel Mossman, Ivan Renta, Vincent Cherico, Lonnie Plaxico, David Wang, and Andy McKee. She has performed at a number of international festivals: Jarasum Festival, Shanghai Jazz Festival, Xi Hu Festival in Hangzhou, JMI Festival, and many others.
Looking forward to seeing you there! 🙂