Usa, (PressExposure) October 30, 2008 -- Sure to please jazz lovers everywhere, smooth vocalist Denise Donatelli turns in a virtuoso effort with her new release What Lies Within. Described by the Los Angeles Times as "a singer jazz musicians love to love," the accomplished alto Donatelli has impressed audiences everywhere with her range, dedication, and confidence - and never is that more evident than on her sophomore album. Both an intimate affair and tour de force, What Lies Within is undoubtedly a star-making performance by the incomparable Donatelli.
Aided by such legends as pianist Geoff Keezer, Donatelli succeeds in making her craft look easy, using every ounce of her versatile talent to establish a connection with listeners. From the playful "Sails" to the cool vibes of "Like an Old Song" and rapid refrains of "Beloved," Donatelli infuses tracks with an easy soul and graceful poise. She's also certain to invoke cheers with the sassy humor present in "I Love it When you Dance That Way" and "Be Cool." And with a plethora of talented musicians accompanying her - Bob Sheppard, Carl Saunders, Peter Sprague, and Marvin Smith, just to name a few - Donatelli's What Lies Within is sure to propel her into the jazz spotlight.
Denise Donatelli is a native of Allentown, Pennsylvania, and is a classically-trained pianist. Relocating to Los Angeles, CA, Donatelli recorded her debut album, In the Company of Friends, in 2005. Currently she is touring, with regular performances at many different distinguished jazz clubs.
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