Marcovicci Celebrates the Holidays on "My Christmas Song for You" CD

News   Marcovicci Celebrates the Holidays on "My Christmas Song for You" CD Andrea Marcovicci, who recently began a two-month engagement at the Algonquin Hotel's Oak Room, has just released her latest solo recording.

Entitled "My Christmas Song for You," the 15-track CD is available on the singing actress' own label, Andreasong. Marcovicci's first holiday recording features musical director Shelly Markham on piano, Bucky Pizzarelli on guitar, Warren Vaché on cornet, Jered Egan on bass, Michael Migliore on reeds and Rex Benincasa on drums and percussion.

In addition to such traditional holiday favorites as "White Christmas," "Silver Bells" and "Silent Night," the new disc also features the little-heard "Blue Champagne," which was popularized in the Big Band Era; "Christmas Lullaby," which boasts lyrics by Peggy Lee and music by Cy Coleman; the seasonal folk ballad "All Through the Night"; and the original Adryan Russ-Brad Ellis ballad "The Gift."

The complete track listing for "My Christmas Song for You" follows:
"White Christmas"
"The Christmas Waltz"
"It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas"
"Silver Bells"
"Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"
"I'll Be Home for Christmas"/"You'd Be So Nice to Come Home to"
"The Christmas Song"
"Blue Champagne"
"The Gift"
"Sleigh Ride"
"Winter Wonderland"/"Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"
"I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day"
"Christmas Lullaby"/"All Through the Night"
"Silent Night"
"My Christmas Song for You"

Andrea Marcovicci starred on Broadway in the short-lived musical Ambassador and in Frank D. Gilroy's Any Given Day. Her screen credits include roles in "The Front," "Someone to Love," "Jack the Bear," "Who Is Henry Jaglom?," "The Water Engine" and "Trapper John, M.D." It has been the cabaret stage, however, where she has received the most acclaim. The singer-actress has performed at Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall and in concert halls throughout the world. Her solo albums are numerous and include "Marcovicci Loves Movies," "What Is Love?," "Just Kern," "December Songs," "New Words," "Live from London" and "Some Other Time."

For more information visit www.marcovicci.com.