Free NYC Concert, Spotlighting Songs of Jacob Yandura and Rebekah Greer Melocik, Presented Feb. 25

By Andrew Gans
February 25, 2013

Broadway's Future Songbook Series — presented by Arts and Artists at St. Paul — continues Feb. 25 in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.



Directed, hosted and produced by John Znidarsic, the free evening spotlights the songs of Jacob Yandura and Rebekah Greer Melocik. Show time is 6 PM.

The evening features the talents of Lizzie Hagstedt (bass), Margaret Kelly, Rebekah Greer Melocik, Ben Roseberry, Jennifer Sanchez, Jahn Sood (guitar, banjo), Forest Van Dyke, Joel Waggoner (violin), Breanna Noel (cello) and Yandura (piano).

Current projects for Jacob Yandura (music) and Rebekah Greer Melocik (lyrics) include The Last Queen of Canaan and The Disillusionist. Among their recognitions and residencies are the 2012-2013 Dramatists Guild Fellowship, the Rhinebeck Writers Retreat, the Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project and Cap21's Writers Residency.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts' Bruno Walter Auditorium is located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street.