Friday October 8th
Ticket Price: $27 $10 min
Joyce Cooling?s show at Trumpets on Oct 8. The performance is a part of her Music for the Mind Concert Series and is a fundraiser for the local Montclair, NJ chapter of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness). A portion of Joyce?s proceeds from the event will go directly to NAMI.
Joyce Cooling, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, is best known for her eclectic style and colorful body-moving sound. Funky, soulful, and always original, Joyce Cooling is recognized as one of the most dynamic and popular contemporary jazz guitarists in the world.
Joyce has recorded seven albums – five of which charted on Billboard. She has to her credit two #1 radio singles, six top 10 and 13 charting singles in all, and has garnered multiple music awards including the Gibson Best Jazz Guitarist of the Year and Best New Talent in the Jazziz Reader?s Poll. She was a nominee for the California Music Awards, the Oasis Awards and the Gavin Contemporary Jazz Artist of the Year.
Cooling has performed with such jazz giants as Joe Henderson, Stan Getz, and Charlie Byrd. Her top-10 single, ?Mm Mm Good,? featuring Al Jarreau; and Christmas holiday tracks, ?The Christmas Song,? with Lee Ritenour, and her original single, ?It?s Feeling Like Christmas,? have pushed Cooling to new heights of popularity while showcasing her musical versatility. Joyce Cooling is a national attraction at major U.S. jazz festivals and has expanded her reach with concerts in Asia, Mexico, and South America.
Global Cooling, released in April 2009, is their seventh studio CD and is receiving worldwide critical acclaim and raving reviews. Global Cooling was #2 on Amazon and hit #1 on the smoothjazz Indie charts and stayed there for over three months. The CD also remained in the top 10 on the TOP 50 Radio Charts for weeks, and the single, ?Dolores in Pink,? won the #2 spot on Canada?s 2009 Caf