Classical: Lynnie Godfrey sings with Allentown Symphony Orchestra

It's been nearly six years since Broadway, television and film actress and singer Lynnie Godfrey traded the high-energy hustle of New York City for the relative tranquility of Lowhill Township. Yet the Harlem native had other goals in mind than a quiet retirement when she arrived here. One of them … [Read More...]

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7:00 pm READING AT ARTSQUEST….. @ ArtsQuest/ Steel Stacks
READING AT ARTSQUEST….. @ ArtsQuest/ Steel Stacks
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bathsheba Monk has written two interesting pieces dealing with the tomboy relationship high achieving women have with their Fathers. “The Son He Always Wanted” about a Lebanese American, Dr. Assad and his daughter Houda and[...]

Lynnie Godfrey: Spending the Holidays with Lynnie Godfrey

by George W. Harris If you want a little swing in your Christmas stocking, here’s a nice one for you. Vocalist Lynnie Godfrey teams up with Roger Latzgo/p-g, Neil Wetzel/sax-fl, Anthony Marino/b and Gary Rissmiller/dr as the main team on this collection of traditional Natal tunes. Her mezzo soprano voice has a warm vibrato, and she knows how to step up to the plate with some bopping on ”Let it Snow” but can also keep it soft and gentle with Wtzel’s sax on the fragrant “Winter Wonderland.” She gets coy with Marino on “Santa Baby,” but saves the best for a wonderfully intimate duet with … [Read More...]

Great Review from Jazz Weekly

George W. Harris offered a glowing review of  Lynnie Godfrey: Doing It Her Way. Read below or visit  Jazz Weekly at this link: http://www.jazzweekly.com/2014/08/lynnie-godfrey-doing-it-her-way/ Lynnie Godfrey: Doing It Her Way Vocalist Lynnie Godfrey delivers a song like a stage production. You can tell she’s comfortable acting, as each of these songs with the mix and match team of Roger Latzgo/p-g, Tom Hamilton/ts, Anthony Marino/b and  Gary Rismiller/dr is delivered like a story being told. Her dramatic vibrato inflections on a dramatic intro lead into a swinging and enthusiastic “It … [Read More...]

Lynnie Godfrey’s Blog

Awesome Snow Storm Thwarts All Efforts for The Snow Queen: Lynnie Godfrey to Perform with Symphony Orchestra in Allentown, PA

There is NO GOD like GOD and if you want to hear GOD laugh say that YOU have a plan. I guess you say what a funny way to start a piece of writing...but it applies. I should start by saying that around 1998 I was introduced to the role of the magical Hans Christian Anderson fairy queen: SNOW QUEEN and performed that role for several years and may … Read More...