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Sarah McKenzie plays some tunes for KKUP: Cupertino

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KKUP visit 4.7.2019

For Secrets of My Heart, Sarah McKenzie reunites with noted Australian composer, arranger, and events music director, Chong Lim, who produced her first two discs – Don't Tempt Me and Close Your Eyes. Sarah says; "He's the guy who introduced me to Wayne Shorter's Native Dancer and Antonio Carlos Jobim's Stone Flower. We always had a great connection; he knows me inside and out,"  Recorded in New York City, Secrets of My Heart exudes cosmopolitan flair with its lineup that includes French bassist Pierre Boussaguet and Brazilian percussionist Rogerio Bocattoalongside guitarist Dan Wilson, drummer Donald Edwards, vibraphonist Warren Wolf,tenor saxophonist Troy Roberts, and cellist Jody Redhage Ferber(all of whom based in the United States).

Secrets of My Heart documents McKenzie's burgeoning brilliance interpreting 20th-century jazz standards with her penchant for crafting sterling compositions that will surely become jazz standards in the 21stcentury. In support of this album release McKenzie travelled up the West Coast from San Diego to Seattle, visiting radio stations along the way. On Sunday April 7th, Sarah visited with 88.9KKUP - Cupertino and afternoon host Eric Hayslett. Watch the attached interview.