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Crowded Heart

Hit #1 in Jazz on Amazon

Hit #1 in Jazz on iTunes

#7 on the Billboard Traditional Jazz Albums Chart

4th Week on the National JazzWeek Top 50 Radio Chart!

Crowded Heart presents “jazz standards for the 21st century” by some of the finest jazz writers and performers on the scene today, including songs by Luciana Souza and Larry Klein, Gregory Porter, Alan Broadbent and Georgia Mancio, Fred Hersch and Norma Winstone, Larry Goldings, René Marie, Kurt Elling, Enrico Pieranunzi and Lorraine Feather, Alan Pasqua and Sinne Eeg.

With arrangements by piano great Alan Pasqua, Crowded Heart features:

Alan Pasqua piano – Larry Koonse guitar – Josh Johnson alto sax
Bob Sheppard alto flute – Darek Oles bass – Steve Hass drums 
Stefanie Fife cello

What a joy to listen to this album, both for the exquisite music-making of Judy Wexler and Alan Pasqua, but also for their astuteness in finding and featuring outstanding song by current-day jazz composers. Highly recommended!

– Ted Gioia, author of The History of Jazz and The Jazz Standard

News & Events

Wednesday, September 11 @ 9pm

THE WORLD FAMOUS BAKED POTATO
3787 Cahuenga Blvd.
Studio City, CA 91604
Reservations: (818) 980-1615
www.thebakedpotato.com

with
Jeff Colella, Danny Janklow, Ken Wild, Steve Hass

Friday, September 20 @ 8pm

CD RELEASE PARTY FOR CROWDED HEART

JAZZ AT KITANO
66 Park Avenue
New York, NY
Reservations: (212) 885-7119
www.kitano.com/dining/jazz-at-kitano

with
Mark Soskin, Bill Moring, Anthony Pinciotti

Saturday, September 21 @ 8pm

CD RELEASE PARTY FOR CROWDED HEART

MAUREEN’S JAZZ CELLAR
2 N. Broadway
Nyack, NY
Reservations: (845) 535-3143
www.maureensjazzcellar.com

with
Mark Soskin, Bill Moring, Anthony Pinciotti

Past Performances

Montreal Jazz Festival  •  Dubai Jazz Festival  •  Tel Aviv Jazz Festival  •  San Jose Jazz Festival  •  Temecula Valley Int’l Jazz Festival (opened for Mose Allison)  •  The Blue Note, NYC  •  Birdland, NYC •  Jazz at Kitano, NYC  •  Scullers, Boston  •  Jazz Alley, Seattle  •  Blues Alley, Washington, DC  •  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Friday Night Jazz Series (broadcast on KJAZZ-FM)  •  Catalina Bar & Grill, Los Angeles  •  Yoshi’s, SF  •  Bach Dynamite & Dancing, Half Moon Bay  •  Zoellner Performing Arts Center, Bethlehem, PA  •  Nardis Jazz Club, Istanbul  •  Upstairs Jazz Club, Montreal  •  The Cellar, Vancouver  •  Anthology, San Diego  •  Dizzy’s, San Diego  •  Jazz Live at the Saville Theater, San Diego (broadcast live on KSDS)  •  Virginia Arts Festival  •  North Coast Brewing Co., Ft. Bragg  •  Maureen’s Jazz Cellar, Nyack  • The Firefly, Ann Arbor  •  The Sound Room, Oakland  •  SOhO, Santa Barbara