Pink Martini is a musical group that was formed in 1994 by pianist Thomas Lauderdale in Portland, Oregon. Describing itself as a "little orchestra," its music crosses genres such as classical, Latin, jazz and classic pop. The co-lead vocalists for Pink Martini are China Forbes and Storm Large.
In 1994 in his hometown of Portland, Oregon, Thomas Lauderdale was working in politics, thinking that one day he would run for mayor. Like other eager politicians-in-training, he went to every political fundraiser but was dismayed to find the music at these events underwhelming, lackluster, loud and un-neighborly. Drawing inspiration from music from all over the world – crossing genres of classical, jazz and old-fashioned pop – and hoping to appeal to conservatives and liberals alike, he founded the “little orchestra” Pink Martini in 1994 to provide moreЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Sympathique [11.11.1997, альбом]
- Sympathique (Je ne veux pas travailler) [20.04.1999, сингл]
- Hang on Little Tomato [19.10.2004, альбом]
- Hey Eugene! [14.05.2007, альбом]
- Splendor in the Grass [26.10.2009, альбом]
- Joy to the World [02.11.2010, альбом]
- A Retrospective [26.09.2011, альбом]
- 1969 [10.10.2011, альбом]
- Get Happy [24.09.2013, альбом]
- Dream a Little Dream [2014, альбом]
- Discover The World [02.06.2009]
- Live At Pioneer Center, Reno, NV [08.07.2007, прочее]