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With 4 critically acclaimed CDs, Marcus Goldhaber has quickly become known for his songwriting as well as his intimate approach to straight-ahead Jazz. With a 4-star review, PEOPLE Magazine has said, “Goldhaber will have you giddy one moment and melancholy the next and loving every note.” Jazztimes has labeled Marcus as “Wonderfully imaginative,” while Jazziz says he is “exciting and fresh” and All About Jazz simply proclaims, [Marcus is] “like a plate full of comfort food.”

Born and raised in Buffalo, New York, Marcus developed a passion for Jazz and the songs of the 20’s, 30’s and 40’s alongside a 1928 Ivers & Pond upright piano, on which his mother casually played countless standards. Marcus currently performs in many of the greatest Jazz venues in NYC including: Iridium, The Kitano, The Metropolitan Room, The Cutting Room, Sweet Rhythm, Opia, The Friars Club, The Makor/Steinhardt Center, The Carnegie Club, Lenox Lounge and a guest spot with the legendary Les Paul. He has also performed concerts at NYC’s Worldwide Plaza, The AOL Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle and has maintained longer engagements at both the Benjamin Hotel and The Night Hotel.

Poised for breakout success, acclaimed NYC jazz vocalist-songwriter MARCUS GOLDHABER takes another considerable step forward with the Oct. 14, 2014 release of A LOVELY WAY TO SPEND AN EVENING (Fallen Apple Records/The Orchard) – the first album with major distribution behind this rapidly rising artist who JazzTimes says “rivals the jazz instincts of Chet Baker and John Pizzarelli.” The powerful, 12-track collection reintroduces some of Goldhaber’s favorite standards alongside five new originals, highlighting his artistic evolution from a “wonderfully imaginative” jazz interpreter to a wistfully undeniable composer & lyricist of modern standards, while remaining “exciting and fresh” (Jazziz) with every progression. Goldhaber has garnered tremendous critical acclaim as a recording artist, with PEOPLE Magazine saying the New Yorker with the youthfully carefree sweet tenor “will have you giddy one moment and melancholy the next and loving every note.”

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Marcus Goldhaber with The Jon Davis Trio @ Opia on May 30th

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January 15, 2010

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July 15, 2009

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May 04, 2009

"NIGHTtime" with Marcus Goldhaber & the Jon Davis Trio at the Night...

February 16, 2009

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January 05, 2009

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November 05, 2008

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October 09, 2008

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May 13, 2008

Marcus Goldhaber Live @ The Kitano on Wednesday, May 28th - 8PM & 10PM

April 08, 2008

Marcus Goldhaber Live @ Sugar Bar on Tuesday, April 15th - 8PM & 10PM -...

October 16, 2007

Vocalist Marcus Goldhaber Live at the Triad Oct. 25

May 31, 2007

Marcus Goldhaber at the Cutting Room Friday, June 1st 8PM

April 25, 2007

Marcus Goldhaber at Enzo's Friday, May 4th 2 Sets: 8PM & 9:30PM

April 04, 2007

Marcus Goldhaber at the Makor/Steinhardt Center Monday, April 16th 9PM

March 16, 2007

Marcus Goldhaber at Rat Pack Cafe, Framington, MA, April 1

“Goldhaber will have you giddy one moment and melancholy the next and loving every note.” - PEOPLE Magazine

“In this world of ordinary singers and underrated treasures, I'm glad there is Marcus Goldhaber” - Nora McCarthy, Jazz Inside

“Like a plate full of comfort food.” - Marcia Hillman, All About Jazz

“Exciting and fresh.” - Jazziz Magazine

“Terrific. Wonderfully imaginative.” - JazzTimes Magazine

“As good as it gets!” - Midwest Record, www.midwestrecord.com

“Tasteful and hip, Goldhaber has a gorgeous and sensitive vocal quality...His vocal approach brings the lyric to life!” - Jazz Improv Magazine

“Marcus Goldhaber has a unique vocal quality unlike any of his predecessors.” - John Gilbert, eJazzNews

“The jazz listening audience is in for a treat! The vocals are expressive, and the musicians are in top notch form.” - JazzReview.com

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A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening

A Lovely Way To Spend...

Fallen Apple Records
2014

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Almost Love

Almost Love

Fallen Apple Records
2012

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Take Me Anywhere

Take Me Anywhere

Fallen Apple Records
2009

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The Moment After

The Moment After

Fallen Apple Records
2006

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