TITLE

Tony DeSare: First Takes

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Music Connection;9/12/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the ascending career of New York-based recording artist, pianist and songwriter Tony Desare. Newly signed to Telarc Records, the young artist's new release, Want You, contains classics from the Great American Songbook sharing slots with DeSare's own songs, co-written with bassist and collaborator, Mike Lee.
ACCESSION #
19030196

 

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