Sheila Gordon to Kick Off Labor Day Weekend Performances at Classic Wineseller

By Kay Stegall Miller | Aug 25, 2013
Courtesy of: Sheila Gordon Singer-songwriter and keyboardist, Sheila Gordon performs Friday, August 30 at 7:00pm at Waynesville's Classic Wineseller.

Waynesville, NC - The Classic Wineseller, 20 Church Street, Waynesville, presents Sheila Gordon (piano, vocals) on Friday, August 30 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Accompanying Ms. Gordon for the evening is Alice Carroll (congas). On Saturday, August 31, Joe Cruz (vocals, piano) performs the best of the Beatles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Elton John, as well as original music, from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.

 

The Wineseller’s kitchen serves small plate fare both Friday and Saturday beginning at 5:30pm. Each evening there is a $10 per person minimum including food, drink or retail purchases. Reservations are accepted between 5:30pm and 7:00pm with open seating after 7:00pm.

If you heard Sheila Gordon's Carole King Tribute at the Classic Wineseller in June, you understand how she's managed to play piano and sing her way in to the hearts of thousands since she was a young girl. Ms. Gordon was the star attraction for ten years at a piano bar in Nashville, TN early in her career. She has performed hundreds of concerts including a special event for former vice president and presidential candidate, Al Gore, and 5,000 of his supporters and friends. Sheila Gordon’s beautiful voice moves effortlessly between musical genres such as blues, jazz, gospel, and popular music.

Alice Carroll is a talented art teacher, visual artist, designer, calligrapher, photographer, and conga player in Knoxville, Tennessee. In addition to performances with Gordon, Carroll plays congas with a number of jazz groups in the Knoxville area.

Joe Cruz returns to the piano on August 31 playing and singing the best of the Beatles, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and Elton John, as well as original music. Cruz grew up in a musical family in New York City, playing and singing in church from a young age. He became a regular on the New York club scene and has opened for Chicago, Bonnie Raitt, Santana, and Average White Band. Cruz resides in Haywood County with his wife, Tracey, and their two daughters.

The Classic Wineseller presents local, regional, and international artists up close and personal in a unique, intimate setting each Friday and Saturday night from 7:00pm to  10:00pm. To learn more about live music events, wine and beer dinners and tastings, and jazz dinners visit www.classicwineseller.com or call 828-452-6000.

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