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Patti Austin – Avant-Gershwin – March 6, 2007

PATTI AUSTIN BENDS, STRETCHES GERSHWIN ON ‘AVANT-GERSHWIN’ (RENDEZVOUS ENTERTAINMENT, MARCH 6, 2007) NEW JAZZ ARRANGEMENTS INCLUDING “SWANEE,” “WHO CARES” PLUS TWO PHENOMENAL MEDLEYS Patti Austin’s adventurous new album ‘Avant-Gershwin’ (Rendezvous Entertainment, March 6, 2007) finds the remarkable entertainer moving beyond basic covers of Gershwin songs and taking risks with the music and sometimes the meaning. […]