North Coast Folk, Pop, and more from Winslow Road, Shaker Hts., Ohio!
Featuring: Laura Webster-vocals; Jim Carr-guitar & vocals; Nikki Custy-violin & vocals; Tom Abersold-sax
Vocalist and Professor of Music at Hathaway Brown Laura Webster sings standards, show and pop tunes, jazz, and more
Featuring: Laura Webster-vocals, Jim Carr-guitar & vocals, Nikki Custy-violin, & Tom Abersold-sax.
Webster, Carr, Custy & Abersold are excited to be back at Nighttown! The group performs a unique mix of jazz, folk, rock and world music. With Laura Webster and Jim Carr on guitar & vocals, Nikki Custy on vocals, fiddle and djembe, and Tom Abersold on sax and flute, the quartet balances lyric acoustic sounds with rousing fiddle tunes and cool, rhythmic, Latin flavors.
WCCA revel in fusing their individual roots in jazz, Celtic, folk, rock, and Latin music into a dynamic musical tapestry. Laura Webster, vocalist, has performed at jazz clubs in NYC and Cleveland, and is vocal arts director at Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Hts. Jim Carr, guitarist/vocalist, has performed at a wide range of venues throughout Cleveland and Boston, and is music director at Church of St. Dominic in Shaker Hts. and guitar professor at John Carroll University. Nikki Custy, violin/vocals/djembe, honed her fiddle skills in the pubs of County Clare, Ireland, and is in demand as a master fiddler with numerous Celtic bands throughout the area. Tom Abersold, sax/flute, developed his style and skills working with big bands, jazz, rock, blues and acoustic groups throughout the Cleveland area.