Following a sold-out run in January, pianist/singer/songwriter Gary Negbaur returns to Metropolitan Room for four Sunday nights,September 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 7pm, with his highly acclaimed show DIGGIN' THE BEATLES. Accompanying Negbaur for this innovative interpretation of the Beatles songbook will be his quartet, guitarist David Phelps, bassist Ritt Henn & drummer Nat Seeley.
Gary Negbaur has toured across the US & Europe with his quartet, playing both original music & performing his shows, The Great American Songbook Forever, Across America by Song & The Great Jewish American Songbook. His recordings include Let Me Explain (original tunes), Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat (solo album of standards) & Max's Family Band (a children's CD). In addition to performing, Gary writes music for theatre & film & his interactive wine-tasting musical, Wine Lovers (co-written with Michael Green & Travis Kramer) is currently touring the US & on Norwegian Cruise Lines. Librarians in Love (co-written with Tony nominee John Cariani) was presented at the New York International Fringe Festival. He contributed music to the feature film An American Summer & his song, "Red Pontiac," was featured on NPR's "Car Talk."
Dates for the show are Sundays, September 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th at 7pm. It will take place at Metropolitan Room on 34 West 22nd Street. There is a $20 music charge and a 2 drink minimum. You may make reservations by calling (212)206-0440 or visiting their website at www.metropolitanroom.com and www.garynegbaur.com.