JONATHAN KARRANT SINGS THE HITS OF HOLLYWOOD
Thursday, March 7, 2019 8pm
Singer Jonathan Karrant returns to the stage at Martinis Above Fourth on March 7th to recreate songs made famous in the movies. Jonathan compliments each song with his own unique sound and style, bringing his soulful touch to these nostalgic masterpieces. At the same time he’ll have you laughing out loud with his quick wit and charm. This celebration of Hollywood’s greatest hits includes songs written by Henry Mancini, Burt Bacharach, Michelle Legrand and several others.
Jonathan’s acclaimed album, “On and On” hit #4 on the Billboard Jazz charts and his recently released Live album hit #2 on the iTunes Jazz charts. He has received honors throughout the U.S. including; the New York City Jazz Honors, “Best Singer” for the Bravo California Awards and Jonathan was named one of the top 12 rising Jazz vocalists in New York by NYJR. You’re sure to be thrilled by this engaging young singer.
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Jonathan Karrant’s album, “On and On” hit #4 on jazz charts. He has received honors throughout the states including; the 2014 New York City Jazz Cabaret Honors and, in 2015, he was voted “Best Singer” for the Bravo California Awards. In 2016, Jonathan was named one of the top 12 rising jazz vocalists in New York.
“A voice, romantic without being cloying, warm but not forced, Karrant carries these songs with an emotional weight that make it seem at times as if he had written them himself. Just listen to his jazzy makeover of the Beatles’ eternally beautiful “In My Life” and hear the yearning in his singing.” –Jazz Corner
“Jonathan Karrant works straight out of the American songbook with a level of manly confidence and jazz suave and bonhomie that was patented by Mel Torme himself.” -The Reader magazine