Damiani opened on vocals with several Nat Cole songs, recorded on Capitol Records in the early stages of his career. He was then joined on stage by Landau Murphy, Jr. the season 6 winner on the ‘America’s Got Talent’ television show. The two singers went on a musical joy ride, singing a variety of songs ranging from the Frank Sinatra songbook to hits from the Broadway stage as well as Frankie Valli.
The music was provided by a quartet of highly skilled musicians, on piano, double bass, alto sax and drums, all younger than 40, playing music written before they were born.
The event was presented by Atlantic City’s Schultz-Hill Foundation as a part of its Music & Memories series designed to bring the arts to seniors in the community. Schultz-Hill partnered with the Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center for this concert. Additional support was provided by the Hordes Family and AtlantiCare.
The nonprofit 501(c)3 Schultz-Hill Foundation supports the arts, history and education throughout South Jersey. Programs include the Dina Scholarships, Senior Music Series, summer music program with the Atlantic City Day Nursery and our Arts Outreach collaborative with the Bay Atlantic Symphony and Atlantic City Public Schools. For additional information, please contact the Schultz-Hill Foundation or visit www.schultz-hill.org.