12387 Cedar Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH
Helen Welch "Home for Christmas" at Nighttown on Sunday!
Who: Helen Welch with Joe Leaman, piano, Bryan Thomas, acoustic bass, & Anthony Taddeo, drums.
What: Home for Christmas
When: Sunday, December 18th at 7 p.m.
Where: Nighttown on Cedar Hill
Dinner: Around 6 p.m. or during show (dinner is not required)
With: Music Cleveland! Jazz Lovers
Admission: Members Only Price is $15 - a 35-percent discount!
Regular Tickets are $20 + $3 fee = $23. But just $15 for Members without a fee! A 35-percent discount for Music Cleveland! Just $15! and no fee. Please pay the hostess in cash at the entry. Reservations limited to 20, all others will pay the full $23.
Plus, we'll have our regular VIP tables right up front close to the music!
Please - Make sure that you are current on your annual membership fees. Just appreciate the regular and significant discounts you benefit from as a member of Music Cleveland! You may pay the organizer in cash, check or with credit/debit card tonight. This is your responsibility.
The first 20 members posting a RSVP will be added to the discount admission VIP list and held at the door. We'll have a wait list but an early RSVP is suggested.
When you RSVP you will be asked to provide your full name and names of guests, a phone number and email just in the event that we need to communicate with you quickly. All are required.
Please note, the number will not be increased beyond 20 as we expect this very special concert to sell out it is a Saturday night.
Please feel free to invite a friend, but keep in mind that when we reach magic number of 10, the member discount will disappear.
Critically-acclaimed vocalist Helen Welch is known for her live stage performances which explore a diverse range of musical compositions, starting with the 1930s up through present-day. Whether she's singing Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee and Sarah Vaughan, or Elton John, Sting and Randy Newman, Helen's sophisticated vocals and humor leave audiences breezily enchanted.
Tonight! Exciting North Coast Vocalist debuts her brand new CD "Home for Christmas" Live at Nighttown!
Featuring: Helen Welch-vocals, Joe Leaman-piano, Bryan Thomas-acoustic bass, & Anthony Taddeo-drums.
Join song-stylist and entertainer Helen Welch with her trio of musicians to celebrate the release of Helen’s much awaited debut Christmas album “Home for Christmas”.
The album contains an eclectic mix of beautifully arranged holiday songs to get you into the Christmas spirit. From Helen’s beautiful new original song and the title track of the album; “Home for Christmas” to Lennon/McCartney”s “In My Life” with the Christmas song woven through it.
Also included is a cool jazz waltz arrangement of “Merry Christmas Darling” as well as the gorgeous Stevie Wonder song “If It’s Magic”. You are going to want to make this album part of your collection to listen to each and every holiday time!
Joining Helen will be her fabulous trio; Joe Leaman on piano, Bryan Thomas on bass, Anthony Taddeo on drums.
The evening will be a wonderful way to start your holiday season and you’ll be able purchase the CD for you, your friends and your family and get it signed by Helen and the band. Get your tickets early!
Helen Welch is a critically-acclaimed vocalist whose live stage performances explore a diverse range of musical compositions, starting with the 1930s up through present-day. Whether she’s singing Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee and Sarah Vaughan, or Elton John, Sting and Randy Newman, Helen’s sophisticated vocals and humor leave audiences breezily enchanted. The “Helen Welch experience” is perhaps best described by a fan who wrote on her Amazon page, “If you have a chance to see Helen perform, do it! You are in for a special treat.”
A native of England, Helen is well-known throughout the United Kingdom for her musical theatre roles and 1-woman shows. Upon moving to the U.S. in 2003, she began appearing in venues throughout the Northeast. Her unique talents for choosing songs that stand the test of time and making them her own, and her ability to intimately engage her audience, quickly earned her a large and devoted following.
Helen is equally at home performing in intimate spaces for small groups as in outdoor amphitheaters in front of thousands. She appears in the region’s most celebrated entertainment establishments including Severance Hall, Cleveland's Playhouse Square Center, Akron Civic Theatre, Blossom Music Center, the Chautauqua Institute and many more. She frequently guest-stars or headlines with world-class musical organizations such as The Cleveland Orchestra, The Columbus Symphony Orchestra, The Cleveland Pops Orchestra and The Akron Symphony to name just a few.
Nighttown Jazz Club
12387 Cedar Road (top of Cedar Hill) in Cleveland Heights, [masked]
There will be valet parking and plenty of spots on nearby side streets. There is a municipal parking lot just west and behind the tavern with a driveway entrance on Cedar. It is metered parking (well enforced) so bring plenty of quarters.
Nighttown is named after the Dublin Red-Light district in Joyce’s novel Ulysses. It offers the ambiance of Irish pubs and turn-of-the-century New York bars and the food is great.
Map to Nighttown (click here)
Reservation policy: Your RSVP is a firm commitment to attend an event. Honoring this reservation is especially important when attendance/discount is limited. If you must cancel your reservation, please do so as early as possible. For cancellations less that 24 hours prior to the event, please do two things: update your RSVP and notify the organizer directly via email on this site.
Music Cleveland! discount ticketing policy for Nighttown: When you RSVP you will be asked several questions that help us add your name to the special Music Cleveland! VIP list. The questions include: your full name, your direct email address and cell telephone number. We treat these as confidential respecting your privacy. We may use these to contact you with any last minute changes. You may receive an invitation to join the Nighttown e-magazine list as well. If you don’t see the questions (if reserving via smartphone) please email this information to the organizer.
Please bring CASH to pay the cover charge at the door. And, because of our discount, please no credit cards. Enjoy the savings!
Nighttown - Dinner is not required but highly recommended. You may arrive early for dinner or eat during the concert. It is Cleveland’s première jazz club - Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Road, 216.795.0550.
This is the perfect spot with a real James Joyce connection. Nighttown is named after the Dublin Red-Light district in Joyce’s novel Ulysses. It offers the ambiance of Irish pubs and turn-of-the-century New York bars and the food is great. Valet parking or metered parking in a city lot is available in the rear with an entrance off Cedar just west of the club. Bring plenty of quarters to feed the CLE Heights meters.
12387 Cedar Road
Members Note: Please don’t forget your annual Membership Fees. You may pay the Organizer/Host in cash, check or credit card tonight. Your dues help cover the costs of being on meetup.com and related administrative costs. Organizers are not compensated and do this for their love of music, fine wine and food, and, of course, friendship. And, our sincere thanks to those members who are current with their dues!
And, your membership here entitles you to join Cinema Cleveland! our great Movie Group as well.
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