Swell Party: Cole Porter Celebration

 

Spider Saloff, the image of a modern day “flapper “, captures the jazz age in her celebration of Cole Porter. spider saloffHe was the toast of the jazz age and the ultimate party animal, Cole Porter! The concert features a collection of music from the composer/lyricist that has remains timeless to this day.
Saloff creates a wildly fun yet perceptive look into the life of the controversial genius and major figure of the American Songbook. Porter classics will be presented but Saloff with a contemporary twist but with a flare of the 1920’s and 30’s.

Song choices will range from the familiar to the obscure.  And the tales of Porter’s personal life are told with wit detail.  It is a tribute to Porter that is beyond compare!

 

Swell Party can be presented with piano and voice, with trio, quartet or quintet.  And can be presented in a select program for full symphony orchestra.

 

Featured songs:

Night and Day

So in Love

I’ve Got You Under My Skin

You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To

Everytime We Say Goodbye

 

“If there is a greater, more electric and sensitive singer on the planet than Spider Saloff, my ears eagerly await.”

    -Rick Kogan

                                        Chicago Tribune/ WGN Super Station