Songs from the Heart (Cançôes do Coraçâo)
When Molly and Haley met, they instantly recognized each other as musical soulmates. They discovered they both love jazz standards, Brazilian music, and are devoted fans of Joni Mitchell and Laura Nyro.
Composer, arranger, and keyboardist Molly Flannery is known for her distinctive touch on the piano, her melodic improvisations, and her ability to groove in jazz, latin, and Brazilian idioms. After studying composition, improvisation and theory at Yale, Molly began her performing career in Japan where she appeared frequently at local clubs. When she eventually settled in Boston, she studied jazz with Ran Blake, Charlie Banacos, Kenny Werner, Harvey Diamond, and Doug Johnson. Her CD releases include ”Slow Dance at the Asylum” and “Riding the Bull.”
Singer/Composer Haley Peltz grew up in Lincoln and recently moved back from Brazil where she lived for several years. While immersing herself in Brazilian music, Haley also strove to bring the U.S. sound to her adopted country. Her last project abroad, a tribute show to the 100 years of Ella Fitzgerald, received critical and public acclaim in Brazil. In 2016, she was awarded first place in the Popular Singing Competition at the São Paulo School of Music. Haley continues to seek new cultural connections between American jazz and Brazilian music, highlighting women composers.
Doors open at 7pm
$10/online • $13/door
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ABOUT ORANGE DOOR
Our fall 2018 "Fugitive at the Door" series at Orange Door Kitchen in West Acton surpassed expectations. Most evenings sold out. Great performers. Great audiences. Great amenities. We present “listening” music — one to a few performers playing jazz, folk, bluegrass, blues, classical, world music — and more.
Orange Door owners Meredith and Chris Powell have created a lovely, inviting, and intimate setting in the space — it feels like a comfy living room/kitchen. And they are very welcoming hosts.
They serve a few small plates each evening and provide a full bar including some excellent wine offerings. Orange Door is a no cash, no tipping venue. Please bring a credit/debit card. Gratuities are included in the menu price.