SHOWS

Besides vocal recordings and a book, Ms. Gallinger has written and performed in several shows, including:

 Remembering Bill Evans:

This multimedia presentation about Bill Evans life and work is complemented by slides and narration to put his music into the context of his life. Miss Gallinger narrates and sings backed by her trio. The show features instrumental and vocal selections, including a brief breakdown of one songs showing the stylistic impact of the "First Trio" on group playing.

Designed for effective staging in most venues, "Remembering Bill Evans" is a "live documentary" which seamlessly blends musical performance with visual and narrative media, creating a poignant and memorable context for understanding the life and musical legacy of Bill Evans. As an educational complement to this presentation, an optional interactive "Remembering" workshop is available to academic venues that seek to bring the Bill Evans story to life for jazz students of all ages.

The show includes all or part of the following songs:
Very Early  ~  Waltz For Debby (Vocal)   ~ Five (Vocal)  ~  Blue In Green    ~    Nardis   ~   Peace Piece   ~     Alice In Wonderland (Vocal)       Interplay (Vocal)   ~    Time Remembered (Vocal)    ~     Funkallero (Vocal)     ~    My Bells (Vocal)   ~  Turn Out The Stars (Vocal)      
In April (Vocal)    ~     Remembering The Rain (Vocal)     ~    Letter To Evan     ~   We Will Meet Again (Vocal)  ~ Catch The Wind (Vocal)   ~      I Remember Bill (Vocal)  
Also included: "Elegy", by poet Bill Zavatsky.

Lyrics to Funkallero , Time Remembered, We Will Meet Again , Catch The Wind by Karen Gallinger, published by TRO 
 (Vocal, piano, bass, drums) Approx: 90 minutes plus a brief intermission.

Best of the Bergmans:

A love letter to Ms Gallinger's favorite lyricists, the show includes biographical background about this fascinating pair and a  great bunch of songs, including:

Nice 'N' Easy - So Many Stars - The Summer Knows - It Might Be You -Windmills Of Your Mind - Pieces Of Dreams - Where Do You Start- Like A Lover - Make Me Rainbows - What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life - The Island - What Matters Most - Yellowbird - You Must Believe In Spring - Summer Me - How Do You Keep The Music Playing -

(Vocal, piano, bass, drums) Approx: 90 minutes plus a brief intermission.

 Movie Madness:

Mercer, Mandel and Mancini to Legrand, Bricusse and Bacharach. so much great music... so little time!  
Songs include:
Moment to Moment  Will Wait For You ~ Charade  April Fools Time for Love ~ The Summer Knows ~ Look of Love  You Must Believe in Spring ~  Pure Imagination ~  Windmills of Your Mind ~ Pieces of Dreams ~ When I Look in Your Eyes Alfie  Days of Wine & Roses ~  Some Other Time Shadow of your Smile  ~ How Do You Keep the Music Playing  ~  Make me Rainbows

(Vocal, piano, bass, drums) Approx: 90 minutes plus a brief intermission.

Broadway to Brazil:

A romp from New York to Rio. Part Cabaret, part sultry Samba ..Fasten your seatbelts!

I Can't Take You Nowhere ~ Peel Me A Grape  ~ Being Alive ~ Could I Leave You ~ Not While I'm Around ~ Your Feet's Too Big ~  The Island ~  Your Smile  ~ Doce Presenca  ~ There's A Boat That's Leaving Soon ~ Another Song About Paris ~ My Attorney Bernie ~ Listen Here ~ Sleepin' Bee ~ Guess Who I Saw Today ~ Obsession ~ Love For Sale ~ Someone To Light Up My Life 

(Vocal, piano, bass, drums) Approx: 90 minutes plus a brief intermission.

 The Language of Love:

As Cole Porter so succinctly put it "If you want the thrill of love, I've been through the mill of love , old love , new love, every love but true love..." Well OK, maybe a bit of true love... What a ride!
 Songs include: Touch of your Love - Estate - Where Do You Start - Makin' Whoopee - Our Love Is Here To Stay - Teach Me Tonight - t Could Happen To You - Doce  Precenza -  Never Make Your Move - 'S Wonderful - Like A Lover -  Sleepin' Bee- Almost Like Being IN Love - The Island - Love For Sale - Hit The Road Jack - At Last - And More!

(Vocal, piano, bass, drums) Approx: 90 minutes plus a brief intermission.]