Apparently last Sunday’s double-bill concert at The Egg in Albany didn’t quite work out as hoped, ticket-sales-wise, so the show was downsized from the Hart Theatre to the Swyer Theatre, which was still no where near a sell-out.
While the smaller theater allowed for a more intimate performance from the audience’s point of view, it was rather over-crowded on the stage. The array of Madeleine Peyroux’s keyboardist Gary Versace included a grand piano, a Hammond B3 and a Leslie cabinet, a synth and a laptop. That’s an awful lot of keys to squeeze onto the tiny stage.
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