Norwalk, CT - Summer music continues at Norwalk Public Library in July, with two Sounds of Summer concerts on the Main library’s front lawn, featuring two of Norwalk’s favorite artists. On Thursday, July 11, from 7 - 8:30 p.m., singer-songwriter Sheri Miller will be featured, followed by the smooth sounds of Richard “Cookie” Thomas on Thursday, July 18, from 7 - 8:30 p.m. Both concerts are free and open to the public. Won’t you join us for a cool drink, and some sweet sounds as the sun dips below the horizon?
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Sheri Miller writes and performs her soulful, uplifting bluesy, pop love songs, while accompanying herself on guitar and piano. She also sings a wide range of popular classic favorites, including the Beatles, and Judy Garland, among others. Sheri has released 2 records, “Mantra” and “Winning Hand,” as well as her original song ”I Could Love You Still” (featuring: Will Lee, Paul Shaffer, Steve Cropper), and other singles. In addition to writing and performing her own songs, Sheri has opened for and collaborated with Grammy Award-winning songwriters including legend J.D. Souther (Eagles), opened for legend Robert Gordon, and is excited to be releasing new music, recorded in LA, Nashville and NY, in 2019 and 2020. For more info visit www.sherimiller.com
Cookie Thomas (contributed photo)
Well-known to Norwalk audiences, and a repeat performer at NPL concerts, Cookie Thomas has a voice well-suited to classic standards. He draws his inspiration from the likes of Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra and Johnny Hartman. His current CD, “Touch you with a Song,” joins his collection, which includes “The Pleasure of Your Company,” “Holiday Classics,” and “Live at Soundwaters,” performed on location at Soundwaters Community Center in Stamford, CT - home base for Thomas. For more info visit www.cookiethomas.com.
To learn more about library programs, please contact Cynde Bloom Lahey, Director of Library Information Services, at (203) 899-2780 ext. 15133, or firstname.lastname@example.org.