GRAMMYÂ® AWARD-WINNER STEVE TYRELL RETURNS TO CAFÃ‰ CARLYLE WITH NEW SHOW, THAT LOVIN` FEELIN`, NOVEMBER 25-DECEMBER 31
Tyrell will perform new material from Forthcoming Album, That Lovin`Feelin`, Showcasing What Tyrell Calls The Great American Songbook 2
Show Marks Tyrell`s 10th Anniversary Performing In The Revered Holiday Slot,
Having Taken Over For Bobby Short In 2005
CafÃ© Carlyle is pleased to welcome back GRAMMYÂ® Award-winner Steve Tyrell for a five-week engagement, November 25-December 31. The renowned singer is back with a new show, That Lovin` Feelin`, featuring selections from his eleventh studio album, also titled That Lovin` Feelin`, out in January via Concord Music Group. Tyrell`s celebration of what he calls the next generation of the Great American Songbook includes seminal rock era classics penned by legendary songwriters such as Carole King, Neil Sedaka, and Burt Bacharach at New York`s fabled Brill Building. Joining Tyrell on stage will be musical director Quinn Johnson (piano), David Finck (bass), Bob Mann (guitar), Kevin Winard (drums), David Mann (saxophone) and Jon Allen (keyboards). This will be Tyrell`s tenth year performing in the revered holiday season slot, after taking over for the legendary Bobby Short in 2005.
Performances will take place Tuesday - Saturday at 8:45pm with a Saturday late show at 10:45pm. Reservations made by phone at 212.744.1600 are $115 ($165 for premium seating, $65 for bar seating) Tuesdays " Thursdays & Saturday late shows; and $140 ($190 for premium seating, $75 for bar seating) on Fridays and Saturdays. Reservations made online at www.ticketweb.com are $110 ($160 for premium seating) Tuesdays " Thursdays & Saturday late shows; and $135 ($185for premium seating) on Fridays and Saturdays. CafÃ© Carlyle is located in The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel (35 East 76th Street, at Madison Avenue).
About Steve Tyrell
Grammy Award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell is truly a renaissance man. In over four decades in the music business, he has achieved great success as an artist, producer, songwriter, music supervisor and performer.
With his breakthrough performances in Father of the Bride " and Father of the Bride II, " Steve Tyrell reinvented and re-popularized classic pop standards for a modern-day audience. With the grit and soul of a lifetime of experiences, producing hits for Grammy-winning artists ranging from Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville, to Rod Stewart and Diana Ross, Steve himself has sold hundreds of thousands of albums and gained a passionate following all over the world. His hits The Way You Look Tonight, The Simple Life, Crush On You, and The Sunny Side of The Street, have launched thousands of weddings and millions of romances. He`s held top positions at Standards, Swing, and Big Band outlets with a devoted following at key Adult Contemporary Radio.
With sold out shows across America and raves from around the world, his following increases day by day. Although Steve tours mainly with his band, he also enjoys playing with some of the most renown orchestras in the land, and has had multiple performances with The Boston Pops, The New York Pops, The Nashville Symphony, Kansas City Symphony, and The Houston Symphony. Most recently, he has appeared with the New West Symphony performing Joseph Sohm`s photo symphony, Visions of America, narrated by Clint Eastwood, singing the songs of Roger Kellaway and Alan and Marilyn Bergman.
At the request of the Sinatra family and Quincy Jones, Steve was the featured performer with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra at their season opening concert in which Frank Sinatra was inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame. Also at the request of the Sinatra family, he reprised that performance at Carnegie Hall. This is one of the rare times the family has reached into the vault of original Sinatra arrangements to share them with another artist.
In 2005, after the passing of the legendary Bobby Short, Steve was asked by New York City`s CafÃ© Carlyle to take over their revered holiday season of November and December, which Mr. Short had not missed for 36 years. His work in the studio as a record producer has included collaborations with such diverse and legendary artists as Rod Stewart, Diana Ross, Ray Charles, Linda Ronstadt, Aaron Neville, Bonnie Raitt, Blood Sweat and Tears, Mary J Blige, Chris Botti, Dave Koz, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson, Burt Bacharach, Bette Midler, and Stevie Wonder among many others. He even produced an album with the late Andy Griffith, which won the Grammy in 1995 for Gospel Album of the Year, and Woody Allen` classic comedy album, Woody Allen- Stand Up Comic.
As an artist, all 9 of his American Standards albums have achieved top 10 status on Billboard`s Jazz charts, 7 of which have achieved top 5, and his first album A New Standard " was amongst the best selling jazz albums for over 5 years. His voice has been featured on television and in numerous movies. Most recently, he was asked by Oscar winning Songwriter`s Alan and Marilyn Bergman and the late Marvin Hamlisch to sing the end title to Steven Soderbergh`s film The Informant.
As a music supervisor and music producer for film and TV, Tyrell has worked with such distinguished directors as Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Nancy Meyers, Steven Soderbergh, Hugh Wilson, and Charles Shyer. His songs have been recorded by such revered artists as Ray Charles, Diana Ross, LL Cool J and Elvis Presley, and his song How Do You Talk To An Angel, " written and produced for Aaron Spelling`s Fox television series The Heights, " was a No. 1 hit on Billboards Top 100 Pop Charts.
Aside from being a GRAMMYÂ® Award winner, Tyrell is a Daytime Emmy Award winner and has earned Prime Time two Emmy nominations. He`s also garnered three Ace Nominations, the 2004 American Society of Young Musician`s All That Jazz Award, a 2004 The Wellness Community Human Spirit Award, a 2006 Society of Singers Lifetime Achievement Award, 2008 Los Angeles Jazz Society`s Jazz Vocalist of the Year, and 2013 City of Hope`s Goodwill Ambassador Award. His productions have earned over 11 GRAMMYÂ® Awards themselves. The music he produced for the children`s special, Cartoon All Stars to the Rescue, which aired on all three major networks simultaneously was given a special certificate of recognition by the Emmy`s.
In June of 2014, Tyrell was personally asked by Prince Charles to do a command performance for the Prince of Wales Foundation at Buckingham Palace.
About CafÃ© Carlyle at The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel
Originally opened in 1955, CafÃ© Carlyle is New York City`s bastion of classic cabaret entertainment, a place where audiences experience exceptional performers at close range in an exceedingly elegant setting. Since composer Richard Rodgers moved in as The Carlyle`s first tenant, music has been an essential part of The Carlyle experience. No place is that more evident than in the CafÃ© Carlyle.
CafÃ© Carlyle is known for talents including Woody Allen, who regularly appears on Monday evenings to play with the Eddy Davis New Orleans jazz band. For three decades, CafÃ© Carlyle was synonymous with the legendary Bobby Short, who thrilled sell-out crowds for 36 years. His spirit lives on through the music at CafÃ© Carlyle.
Continuing the tradition of the 1930s supper club, CafÃ© Carlyle features original murals created by French artist Marcel VertÃ¨s, the Oscar-winning art director of the 1952 Moulin Rouge.