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Musicians on CD "Someone You've Loved"

As a player he has made quite a name for himself, performing and recording with musicians and artists of all musical styles, from Texas legends Jerry Jeff Walker and Lloyd Maines to jazz greats Cab Calloway, Kenny Rankin and Clark Terry. He has conducted for Eartha Kitt, Rosemary Clooney and many others as the assistant musical director at Dallas’ famous Venetian Room in the Fairmont Hotel. He has also played for the Dallas Summer Musicals and traveled with New York touring companies of several shows…

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Jennifer Martin's new CD, Someone You've Loved, is the type of music you'd hear at a classy restaurant where there are drinks before dinner, waiters with white jackets, and a little patch of light at each table from a single candle.  It's a little old-fashioned without being dated: a nice mix of ballads and jazzy up tempo tunes describing love lost and found, abandoned and remembered.  Backed up by an excellent rhythm section (Brian Piper and Mike Garvey on piano, John Adams on bass and Mike Drake on drums)…

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Who Is Johnny Pate?

I had the privilege of meeting Johnny Pate in the Spring of 2009. I was on a quest for the chart of the song “An Older Man Is Like an Elegant Wine” which I had heard on a Nancy Wilson CD.  Johnny’s name appeared in the liner notes. I rushed to the internet and discovered an article written by Devra Hall mentioning Johnny Pate.  I contacted her and within two days, Mr. Pate sent me an email.  Technology is really wonderful! 

I explained to Johnny that I was preparing to record a CD and wanted to sing that…

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Live Music for the Homeless

Live Music for the Homeless 


Imagine having no music in your life.  No radio on the way to work, no iPod when you are exercising, no concerts, no music to accompany dinner at your favorite restaurant and parties.  That is what is like for the homeless.  Imagine how stressful it is to have no home, adequate food, medical care, etc. Imagine how stressful it is to be homeless, worrying constantly about where to take a shower, use the bathroom, about how to stay safe on the street.  They never have the…

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Sep2

Jennifer Martin

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Alexander's, 4026 Cedar Springs Rd,, Dallas, TX 75219

As Peggy Honea's Guest. Band - Mike Garvey on Keys, Peggy Honea on Bass, and Greg Herring on Drums

Sep23

Jennifer Martin

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Soho Food and Jazz, 5290 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX 75254

With Mike Garvey on Keys, Lincoln Apeland on Bass, and Greg Herring on Drums!