Mechanics Hall Winter Soiree 2019

Mechanics Hall Winter Soiree 2019

Matty Bernier, Amanda Carr

Fri · January 25, 2019

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 6:30 pm

$48.00

This event is 18 and over

6:30pm: Cocktails in Washburn Hall

7:30: Dinner & Dancing in the Great Hall

Looking to plan a holiday party for your colleagues or office staff? How about a fun evening out with family and friends? Continue the winter season merriment at the magnificent Mechanics Hall as we host our annual Winter Soirée! We make the plans - you make the memories!

Dance Music from the ‘50s to today provide by Matty Bernier & Amanda Carr

Dinner by Scott Toupin Catering Service

Mechanics Hall Winter Soiree 2019
Mechanics Hall Winter Soiree 2019
6:30pm: Cocktails in Washburn Hall

7:30: Dinner & Dancing in the Great Hall

Looking to plan a holiday party for your colleagues or office staff? How about a fun evening out with family and friends? Continue the winter season merriment at the magnificent Mechanics Hall as we host our annual Winter Soirée!

We make the plans - you make the memories!

Dance Music from the ‘50s to today provide by Matty Bernier & Amanda Carr

Dinner by Scott Toupin Catering Service
Matty Bernier
Matty Bernier
Matty Bernier better known as Matty B has been providing award winning entertainment in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York for over 15 years. From small, intimate gatherings to large scale events, Matty B Entertainment provides top notch live music and DJ services to make your event or wedding day one to remember. Aside from Matty Bernier’s extensive resume and musical expertise, he has a personality that enhances the atmosphere of the party. He’ll have the dance floor packed in no time.
Amanda Carr
Amanda Carr
Beginning in Boston Rock and Pop clubs as a teenager, International recording and performing artist and 2 time Boston Music Awards Nominee, Amanda Carr, has received world-wide critical acclaim of her fresh interpretations of the Great American Songbook. The Wall Street Journal, hailed her, “…a true jazz singer in a time of wannabes”.

While Amanda performs jazz concerts with artists like Michael Feinstein she continues to tap into her roots of pop, blues, folk & rock. Amanda is frequent guest vocalist with Keith Lockhart and The Boston Pops, The Artie Shaw Orchestra, Harry James Band and the Glenn Miller Orchestra and with many other artists and bands. From 2012-2016, Amanda was the official CBS Radio Color Commentator for Boston’s prestigious annual “Boston Pops July 4th Fireworks Spectacular” concert on the Esplanade. A Headliner artist at global jazz festivals from Italy to Australia, Amanda also starred in the touring show of “A Tribute to Peggy Lee” selling out nationwide. Among composing music for her own recordings and for TV, Film productions, she wrote the “The Boston Anthem” in 2014, sung by Boston Rock Great, Charlie Farren. Her Big Band album “Common Thread”, debuted on the top of multiple Jazz Best Seller Charts and Billboard. Amanda founded ‘American Big Band Preservation Society’ in 2009, a non-profit (501c3) that preserves the essence of American musical heritage. She was represented the USA as a musical ambassador to Shanghai, China in 2014.

Currently, she is Artist Liaison for ‘Boston Women in Media and Entertainment’ authoring a popular online interview series. With 5 jazz vocal recordings, Amanda continues to perform as a solo artist while remaining a popular guest artist and guest host like on the popular long-running “Community Auditions” talent show.

She is also the current Executive Director of WICN Public Radio, an NPR affiliate located in Worcester, MA
Venue Information:
Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street
Worcester, MA, 01608
http://www.mechanicshall.org/