The 19-year-old pop/jazz recording artist will open his second engagement at the famed Oak Room on Feb. 11 and will entertain at the New York hotspot through March 8. A pianist, vocalist, composer and arranger, Cincotti will offer an array of pop and jazz standards as well as original compositions from his upcoming CD. He will be backed by bassist David Finck, drummer Kenny Washington and tenor saxophonist Scott Kreitzer. Currently a sophomore at Columbia University, Peter Cincotti has performed with Harry Connick, Jr. and has played The Knickerbocker, Joe's Pub and The White House. His debut solo recording, "Peter Cincotti," will be released by Concord Records on March 11. Cincotti will also appear on "CBS News Sunday Morning" on Dec. 29.
Cincotti will play Tuesday through Thursdays at 9 PM and Fridays and Saturdays at 9 and 11:30 PM. There is a $50 cover charge for all shows plus a $20 minimum; there is a $50 minimum for the early shows on Friday and Saturday nights. The Algonquin Hotel is located in Manhattan at 59 West 44th Street. Call (212) 419-9331 for reservations.