Marlene LIVE, With a Little Help From Her Friends was recorded live at the
LilyPad in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Jan. 4, 2008. Marlene on vocals and
piano, is joined by New England's top musicians.
on trumpet, is a music stalwart and has played with the legends--- Ella
Fitzgerald, Dizzie Gillespie, Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, etc., etc. and
was a member of the Buddy Rich Orchestra. He’s also faculty at Berklee
College of Music.
Dave Landoni on acoustic
bass was a member of the Artie Shaw Orchestra and Herb Pomeroy’s trio
in the Downbeat Magazine’s critically-acclaimed CD, Live at Café
On guitar is Patrick Mottaz—Swiss-French, composer and arranger. He
also co-leads the MCFC Jazz Quartet with Phillippe Crettien.
on drums, is in the NEC (New England Conservatory) faculty and has released
well-reviewed CDs with his group, The Sofferman Perspective, featuring Jerry
Bergonzi and Phil Grenadier.