One Night Only

B
Show Details
type
Music
Genre
April 29, 2010 at 04:00 AM EDT

Mere mortals weren’t invited when Babs played her smallest show in decades last year at New York’s tiny Village Vanguard — only contest winners and A-list pals. Of course, with its gauzy camera work, One Night Only, this live CD-DVD might actually offer the truer experience. (Raises for you, lighting guys!) The stripped-down arrangements sometimes mistake drowsy for dreamy. But seeing Barbra downsize her diva act to sardine-can proportions is a kick. B

Download These:
A stark Ne Me Quitte Pas at amazon.com
Gentle Rain, with a mild Brazilian groove at amazon.com

See all of this week’s reviews

One Night Only

type
Music
Genre
Performer
Complete Coverage
One Night Only

You May Like

Comments

EDIT POST