Melisa is a features writer for Metro Silicon Valley, covering music, arts and entertainment in the Valley. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, the journalist has bylines in Dancing Astronaut, Gray Area Magazine, Festival Insider and Saint Audio. She is a member of the American Copy Editors Society.
The venue’s intimate setting, accentuated by cozy lighting and delectable drinks, paired with the award-winning vocals of Bearde (influenced by jazz legends like Lou Rawls and Nat “King” Cole), will make this lover’s holiday one to remember.
The repertoire is thoughtfully curated and enriched with diverse musical works featuring compositions from Gustav Holst’s “First Suite in Eb for Military Band,” Percy Grainger’s whimsical “Children’s March” and Florence Price’s soul-stirring “Adoration.”