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MO'VANA at CHEZ VANA is now SOLD OUT for June 7 (w/world famous multi-instrumentalist Mo Pleasure)

MO'VANA has been a unique trio project of Vana & Mo, which over 35 years they brought to audiences all around the world, from Rome to Mexico City, to Germany and back to New York City. June 7th will mark a rare occasion to see them in the intimate setting of Chez Vana's hidden East Village Terrace.

Mo embarked on his professional, journey at age 18, when Ray Charles asked him to join his band. Besides working with renowned artists such as George Duke, Christina Aguilera, and Chaka Khan, his musical odyssey led him to become the Musical Director for Earth, Wind & Fire in 1993 which lasted for 10 years. After that he went on to tour with Janet Jackson, earning him accolades that included an invitation from Michael Jackson for his "This is It" tour (& movie), after which the illustrious Bette Midler called him to be her Musical Director....


MO'VANA performing at St. Peter Jazz Church in Manhattan, 2011

Vana Gierig - piano

Mo Pleasure - bass & more

Damon Due White - drums


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