Following her PBS Special, “From Venice With Love,” Italian singer Giada Valenti, an award winning singer and songwriter, will make her debut at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 8 pm. The singer will take her audience on a romantic journey with songs written by Italian, Italian-American and Hispanic songwriters, or made famous by Italian, Italian-American and Hispanic artists. Valenti will also share anecdotes and personal tales from her own life.
Valenti, who sings and speaks in five languages, pays tribute to singers and songwriters like Dean Martin, Gloria Estefan, Domenico Modugno, Selena, Ennio Morricone, Armando Manzanero, Harry Warren (born Salvatore Guaragna, and also Luis Miguel, Edith Piaf (half Italian), Mercedes Sosa, Jim Croce, Violetta Parra, Christina Perri and more. Born and raised in Venice, the singer has always been influenced by her hometown, bringing its tradition to her musical style.
Valenti’s career started in Europe where she was signed as a young singer with record label Sony BMG. She has received awards such as the San Remo Giovanni Talenti Nel Mondo and Festival di Castrocaro. For the past eleven years she’s resided in Los Angeles, and has been featured on morning shows of ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC television where she often did cooking demos. Valenti’s CDs include And I Love You So, Italian Signorina, My Lullaby and From Venice With Love. In November 2017 she made her debut in Las Vegas with a concert at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
An Evening with Giada Valenti, Thursday, October 11 at 8:00pm, For tickets and info: 212-247-7800 or www.carnegiehall.org
Weil Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY