Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Aug. 20: Tribute to Lady Ella in Napa
By Charlie Swanson
on Wed, Aug 17, 2016 at 9:59 AM
‘Ella I Sing’
that delve deep into Fitzgerald’s timeless songbook. Fuller’s engaging alto voice and Greensill’s masterful piano playfully celebrate Ella, with dinner and cocktails available at both shows, happening on Saturday, Aug. 20, at Silo’s Club, 530 Main St., Napa. 5:30pm and 8pm. $20–$23. Reservations recommended. 707.251.5833. silosnapa.com.
Known as the “First Lady of Song,” jazz vocalist Ella Fitzgerald took the world by storm in the 1930s with an impeccably pure voice that earned her several chart-topping hits, more than a dozen Grammy awards and countless lifetime achievement recognitions. This weekend, Napa Valley performers Kellie Fuller and the Mike Greensill Quartet pay tribute to the queen of jazz with two performances titled