Meryl Zimmerman & The Cats

Meryl Zimmerman can be found performing all over the city with a rotating cast of NOLA’s finest jazz musicians, including frequent collaborators Georgi Petrov, Larry Scala, Larry Sieberth, Kris Tokarski, and Ed Wise. She is the vocalist for The Tangiers Combo, an ensemble that combines French bal musettes, Latin waltzes, American songbook classics, and Caribbean beats. She is featured on their latest album, 2019’s “Tangerine,” and sings with them at Bacchanal on Saturday afternoons. Meryl’s is also a frequent performer in Buffa's Back Room.

She is currently putting the finishing touches on her debut album, “Crystalline,” which features Kris Tokarski on piano, Georgi Petrov on guitar, Ted Long on bass, and Aurora Nealand on sax. The first single from the album, “It’s You I Like,” is available for streaming and purchase on all major platforms.

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