August 4 at 8 PM: Arts Garage presents Fanni Sarkozy and Friends with Special Guest LeNard Rutledge
Fanni Sarkozy is an internationally recognized, highly trained pianist, singer and music educator who is equally proficient in jazz and classical music. An honrs graduate of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest, she and two others formed the band "Mizar," whose proficiency led them to win numerous jazz and pop competitions in Hungary and abroad. Fanni started to write music, and in 2010 Mizar won first prize in the International Songwriting Contest (in France) in the jazz category with one of Fanni's songs called “No Time to Lose”. Her subsequent band, "Mrs Columbo," won the prominent Hungarian award, the Fonogram Awards “Best Jazz album of the Year” with their record “Re-make up” (Magneoton Records.)
Fanni will be joined by Julio Montalvo, trombone, Armondo Gola, bass; Hilario Bell, drums; and special guest vocalist:Lenard Rutledge.
Captivating, soul stirring, earthy and funky. These are just some of the words used to describe the song stylings of baritone LeNard Rutledge. Named BEST JAZZ ARTIST by the Miami New Times magazine, LeNard has been a featured vocalist at area jazz spots in South Florida. Arts Garage,The Museum of Contemporary Art, the Van Dyke Café and O’Hara’s Jazz Pub are the most notable. He has shared the stage with a number of highly respectable jazz artists such as: Nnenna Freelon, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kenny Drew Jr., and Harry Allen.
Arts Garage is located at 94 NE 2nd Ave in Delray Beach. Tickets are $30-$40-$45 at artsgarage.org or 561-450-6357. BRING YOUR OWN ... WHATEVER! The theater boasts cabaret-style table seating, where patrons can bring their own food and drinks, including alcohol. Music courtesy of KCC Productions.
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