May I Sing to You
May I Sing to You
“May I Sing to You” celebrates beautiful ballads and classic standards in true Ester Hana fashion.
The show features a compendium of songs Hana grew up with; song Hana has been serenaded by, listened to on the radio and experienced live performers. Critics call Hana a phenomenal talent, singing songs in over a dozen languages including Swedish, French, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, German, Thai, English and Filipino. Her recordings feature some of her original works as well as her facility with languages and her familiarity with different musical styles including classical, folk and theater music. Songs included in “May I Sing to You” are “I’m Always Chasing Rainbows”, “Too Marvelous for Words”, “Wish You Were Here” and “Ich Hob Dich Tzu Viel Lieb/El Dia Que Me Quieras”
The petite Hana has been singing and playing in the United States for over two decades now, in clubs, restaurants, cabarets, concerts and private parties. She holds a master’s degree in music and piano performance from Roosevelt University. Hana has performed in the Chicago area at such venues as Maxim’s, Chicago Cultural Center, Davenport’s, and the Park West. She has won international acclaim having performed in Berlin, Stockholm, Paris, Geneva, Monte Carlo, Toronto, Arezzo (Italy), Bangkok and Manila. She recently returned from Bangkok where she held a concert for a university’s 70th anniversary.
Partial List of Songs
That Sunday That Summer
Ich Hob Dich Tzu Viel Lieb/El Dia Que Me Quieras
Sway (Quien Sera?)
Don’t Be That Way/Accentuate the Positive
Too Marvelous For Words
You’re the Inspiration/What are you Doing the Rest of your Life?/ I Can’t Live Without You
When October Goes/Wish You Were Here
Never, Never, Never