Venue Details

358 Star Starred
Rrazz Room @ Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street San Francisco, CA 94102
415.394.1111
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Member Tips

Lil
Dress-up or business casual will be OK
info Aug 12 2010 star this tip starred
Lil
Sutter-Stockton garage is best for thsi location
info Aug 12 2010 star this tip starred
Lil
Very good martinis, didn't have food
info Aug 12 2010 star this tip starred
Lil
Menu looked good- worth a try
info Aug 12 2010 star this tip starred
Michael Barrett
Take public transportation..............it all goes to The Nikko!
info Apr 07 2011 star this tip starred
Michael Barrett
Love the lamb chops!
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Reviews & Ratings

13 ratings
4.7 average rating
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21 events
15 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 05 2011

Denise Perrier brought The House OUT!!! Not only were her songs perfect for each performer, but......she gave a history of the songs she performed, that really helped you... continued

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21 events
15 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 11 2010

Denise was at her BEST! The whole performance was terrific, and fulfilling. I never had heard ANYONE do such a tribute to Bessie Smith, and we know that Denise does Dinah... continued

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39 events
6 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 05 2011

Denise, sang sultry, sexy blues numbers which she called her "dirty diddy's" that really had the audience smiling from her great voice. She then shifted into Dinah... continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Ms Perrier boasts a gorgeous instrument; call it a burnished contralto. When she sustains a tone, it remains unswerving. Yet when she decides to go for a high note, she can leap an octave with ease and vocal strength. She swings freely, improvising intelligently and showing no need to rely on scat. And bless her, you can understand each syllable of the lyrics. When she tackles a dramatic ballad, she interprets lyrics without resorting to melodrama. Knowing Denise’s background, that should come as no surprise — she’s an actress and cabaret singer.” —JazzTimes

Description

This San Francisco-based vocalist, blessed with a rich contralto voice, can belt out the blues like Bessie, and then, in her Dinah persona, melt your heart with a poignant jazz ballad.

A formidable artist in her own right, Denise also presents favorites from her own versatile repertoire and CDs: The Second Time Around, Blue Monday Party, East Meets West; and I Wanna Be Loved. This is a show certain to please audiences who love music presented with drama and verve.