“Mark Winkler is a musical marvel and a true original!  At last, a writer who sings and a singer who swings!” 
– Rex Reed

“Winkler is not only a terrific vocalist, but is also one of the most interesting wordsmiths around today.”
– Joe Lang, Jersey Jazz

Mark’s New CD with David Benoit

Released February 23, 2021

Mark Winkler and David Benoit have teamed up to record an album that pays homage to their 37 years of friendship. OLD FRIENDS is a collection of some of the artists’ favorites songs by some of their favorite composers, as well as three original tunes. OLD FRIENDS is imbued with warmth and camaraderie by two seasoned artists at the top of their form.

“A warm, intimate recording – a classic example of taste, restraint, and emotive delivery.” – Jim Hynes, Making a Scene
“Two hippest of the hip guys… [Winkler] is one of those singers who exudes a sense of class some of the young guns have yet to achieve.” -Lance Liddle, Bebop Spoken Here

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