A Ditty for the City: New York

When the non-profit Sing for Hope scattered 88 pianos throughout New York, I came, I saw, and I sang...for hope.

New York, June 2013

Without Your Love (Billie Holiday cover)

Cover of a Billie Holiday classic and jazz standard, Without Your Love.

A Ditty for the City 2014: Montreal

The second installment of my annual "Ditty for the City", which sees me performing the same song ("I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free") on as many street pianos as I can find. This year's host city was Montreal, Quebec and the total number of pianos was 14. Stay tuned for 2015!

Sugar In My Bowl

A Nina Simone classic performed at Montreal's Café Dépanneur. Recorded February 16, 2015.

Grieve A Diva: Ella Fitzgerald & Left-Eye

April 25, 1917 marked the birth of the First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald. It also marked the death of Lisa 'Left-Eye' Lopes in 2002. This is my way of tributing both of them, in 2014.

Grieve A Diva: Billie Holiday (100th birthday celebration)

April 7, 2015 marked the 100th birthday of jazz music's pivotal vocalist, Billie Holiday. Kyle Mooney, backed by a 4-piece band and a roster of vocalists, paid tribute to Lady Day by performing her most seminal songs, introduced by readings from her autobiography Lady Sings the Blues.

Grieve A Diva: Etta James

To mark the would-be 76th birthday of his favourite singer, Kyle Mooney tributes music's original bad girl Etta James as only he can.

Kyle Mooney - The Social House Kitchen & Bar Soft Opening
After You've Gone

Impromptu cover of the timeless jazz standard, at Montréal's Café Dépanneur.

Memphis by Morning, New Orleans by Night

Sights and sounds seen and heard along an Amtrak train trip from Chicago to New Orleans. 

A Ditty for the City: New York
Without Your Love (Billie Holiday cover)
A Ditty for the City 2014: Montreal
Sugar In My Bowl
Grieve A Diva: Ella Fitzgerald & Left-Eye
Grieve A Diva: Billie Holiday (100th birthday celebration)
Grieve A Diva: Etta James
Kyle Mooney - The Social House Kitchen & Bar Soft Opening
After You've Gone
Memphis by Morning, New Orleans by Night
A Ditty for the City: New York

When the non-profit Sing for Hope scattered 88 pianos throughout New York, I came, I saw, and I sang...for hope.

New York, June 2013

Without Your Love (Billie Holiday cover)

Cover of a Billie Holiday classic and jazz standard, Without Your Love.

A Ditty for the City 2014: Montreal

The second installment of my annual "Ditty for the City", which sees me performing the same song ("I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free") on as many street pianos as I can find. This year's host city was Montreal, Quebec and the total number of pianos was 14. Stay tuned for 2015!

Sugar In My Bowl

A Nina Simone classic performed at Montreal's Café Dépanneur. Recorded February 16, 2015.

Grieve A Diva: Ella Fitzgerald & Left-Eye

April 25, 1917 marked the birth of the First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald. It also marked the death of Lisa 'Left-Eye' Lopes in 2002. This is my way of tributing both of them, in 2014.

Grieve A Diva: Billie Holiday (100th birthday celebration)

April 7, 2015 marked the 100th birthday of jazz music's pivotal vocalist, Billie Holiday. Kyle Mooney, backed by a 4-piece band and a roster of vocalists, paid tribute to Lady Day by performing her most seminal songs, introduced by readings from her autobiography Lady Sings the Blues.

Grieve A Diva: Etta James

To mark the would-be 76th birthday of his favourite singer, Kyle Mooney tributes music's original bad girl Etta James as only he can.

Kyle Mooney - The Social House Kitchen & Bar Soft Opening
After You've Gone

Impromptu cover of the timeless jazz standard, at Montréal's Café Dépanneur.

Memphis by Morning, New Orleans by Night

Sights and sounds seen and heard along an Amtrak train trip from Chicago to New Orleans. 

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