mixtape: girls night out // 22

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All my life I was one of those women who found it easier to make friends with men. I can’t believe it’s taken me until my mid-twenties to see how wonderful having women friends can be. This mixtape is inspired by all my awesome lady friends!

1. What’s New? – Carmen McRae and Betty Carter
2. Girl Talk – Kate McGarry
3. I’ve Got The World On A String – Sarah Vaughan
4. Dr. Feelgood – Dee Dee Bridgewater
5. I Wanna Get Married – Amy Cervini
6. The Man is Optional – Kristin Fung
7. Evil Gal Blues – Karrin Allyson
8. Downtown – Holly Cole Trio
9. One For My Baby – LaVerne Butler

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PS: Girls Night Out is also the name of a fabulous vocal jazz jam hosted by Lisa Particelli at Chalkers Pub in Toronto on Wednesday nights. Click here for more details!

CD bundle giveaway: jazz vocalists Amy Cervini, Kellylee Evans, & Nicky Schrire ***closed***

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Yay! Thanks to the generosity of three amazing vocalists, I’m giving away a great CD bundle to one lucky reader. The bundle includes Amy Cervini’s Digging Me Digging You, Kellylee Evans’ Nina, and Nicky Schrire’s Freedom Flight.

TO ENTER:

1. Follow the three singers on facebook or twitter:

Amy Cervini: facebook | twitter
Kellylee Evans: facebook | twitter
Nicky Schrire: facebook | twitter

2. Leave a comment below.

The contest will close at 11:59pm on Tuesday, January 29th and the draw winner will be required to answer a skill testing question.

That’s it! These three wonderful women are all jazz singer friends of mine and I’m so happy that I get the chance to share their music with you. Good luck!

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This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Robert B Rucker! Stay tuned for more amazing CD bundle giveaways!