Grammy Award nominee McGovern will play the Manhattan venue through Nov. 12.
Audiences can expect to hear songs by Paul Simon, J. D Souther, Joni Mitchell, Don Henley, Laura Nyro, Bruce Springstein, Jimmy Webb and Pete Seeger – including “Help Me,” “The Dangling Conversation,” “Faithless Love,” “An American Tune,” “Time and Love,” “Turn, Turn, Turn" and more.
McGovern will be accompanied on piano by her musical director Jeffrey Harris and on bass by Jay Leonhart.
Maureen McGovern's performing credits are numerous and varied. She appeared on Broadway in Little Women, Nine, The Pirates of Penzance and The Threepenny Opera, and her many recordings include the Grammy nominated "The Pleasure of His Company" and the Academy Award-winning song "The Morning After." She was also seen in the films "The Towering Inferno," "Airplane!" and "The Cure for Boredom," and she appeared at the Sundance Theatre in The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and Jerry Herman's Dear World.
Show times are Tuesday-Saturday at 8:30 PM and 11 PM.
There is a $40 music charge for all performances. Full dinner menu available. For reservations visit www.birdlandjazz.com or call the club, which is located at 315 West 44th Street, at (212) 581-3080.