SATURDAY: Shelton guitarist to perform at Huntington Street Café
Shelton guitar player Joe Shapiro will perform as part of a duo Saturday, March 21 from 8-11 p.m. at the Huntington Street Café, 90 Huntington St.
Shapiro will accompany vocalist Barbara Occhino. He has performed as a soloist, vocal accompanist, and ensemble musician for four decades.
Shapiro was a member of the cover band Diversity and a two-man jazz quintet called Standard and Blue, a Jazz Duo. He is co-owner of a software development company in Shelton.
A multilingual singer born in Cuba, Occhino specializes in Latin and international favorites, jazz, blues and swing.
She is a vocalist for area musicians and bands, and has been music curator of the Stamford Artwalk and entertainment curator of the Greenwich Holiday Stroll.
The cost to attend the performance is $10, which includes any sandwich, burger or salad plus one non-alcoholic drink (wine and beer will be sold).