Jazz Simpatico – Bob Zottola & company with vocalist Michelle Amato
“The Sweet Sounds of Jazz”
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Jazz trumpeter Bob Zottola has played with them all – Benny Goodman, Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra, Charlie Barnet, Gerry Mulligan, Maynard Ferguson, Chick Corea and dozens of others, including a 16- year run in the Broadway orchestra of “Les Miserables” In New York City.
Vocalist Michelle Amato trained at the University of Miami’s School of Music and has toured or recorded with Cirque de Soleil, Quincy Jones, Jon Secada, Liza Minnelli, Al Green, Sandi Patty, Jon Hendricks, Donna Summer, Michael McDonald, Celia Cruz, and Rita Marley. She has been a featured soloist with the Memphis Symphony and the South Florida Pops. She performed with Yanni during the 2003–2004 Ethnicity tour and her featured solo work can be heard on that album. She also toured with him during the 2005 Yanni Live! tour and appears on the resulting live concert film Yanni Live! The Concert Event.