An Evening of wine and jazz
photographs by Frank Ballatore
Once again, Chris Botti wowed the crowds at the Ridgefield Playhouse with a passionate evening of instrumental storytelling. When performing his own interpretations of Sinatra, or String, Chris Botti sizzled throughout the performance. Since the 2004 release of his critically acclaimed, When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest selling American jazz instrumentalist. In the studio and on stage, Chris Botti has worked with such leading singer-songwriter/composers as Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, Sting and renowned film composer John Barry, among others; as a sideman, he has appeared on dozens of albums,compilations and soundtracks.