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Jazz Singer Claire Martin Plays the Oak Room

British jazz songstress Claire Martin launches the American release of her new album, He Never Mentioned Love, with a 10-night stand at the famed Algonquin Hotel’s Oak Room in NYC. Martin began performances this past Tuesday, June 26 and plays through Friday, July 6, closing the spring season at the Oak Room.

The new show features the songs of jazz legend Shirley Horn and includes such Horn classics as “Forget Me,” “All Night Long,” “A Song For You” and “The Music That Makes Me Dance.” Martin’s set also features songs by Cole Porter, George Gershwin and Joni Mitchell, plus some of Martin’s own compositions.

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