November 10, 2017 at Michael Feinstein's swank cabaret, San Francisco

November 10, 2017 at Michael Feinstein's swank cabaret, San Francisco

When in Rome: Jason Martineau, Dan Feiszli, Kelly Park with Lua Hadar

When in Rome: Jason Martineau, Dan Feiszli, Kelly Park with Lua Hadar

Twist performs our French program for Robert Mondavi Winery.

Twist performs our French program for Robert Mondavi Winery.

San Francisco Italian Athletic Club hosts Cabaret Comico 2015.

San Francisco Italian Athletic Club hosts Cabaret Comico 2015.

Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi clowns if up with Lua at the Italian Heritage Parade. 

Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi clowns if up with Lua at the Italian Heritage Parade. 

C'est Magnifique! at Society Cabaret San Francisco with Dave Sturdevant, Jason Martineau, Dan Feiszli and Kelly Park.

C'est Magnifique! at Society Cabaret San Francisco with Dave Sturdevant, Jason Martineau, Dan Feiszli and Kelly Park.

Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi presents Lua at the San Francisco Symphony Benefit event, La Dolce Vita.

Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi presents Lua at the San Francisco Symphony Benefit event, La Dolce Vita.

Lua and Jason celebrate 10 years on stage together at The Emerald Tablet in San Francisco's North Beach.

Lua and Jason celebrate 10 years on stage together at The Emerald Tablet in San Francisco's North Beach.

Three albums and a new one in the making, a DVD, a Concert Film, and shows from New York to Bangkok. It's time for a Jubilee. 

Three albums and a new one in the making, a DVD, a Concert Film, and shows from New York to Bangkok. It's time for a Jubilee. 

Lille, France: Coaching singers and players in the Great American Songbook; with Dave Austin and Albin Suffys. 

Lille, France: Coaching singers and players in the Great American Songbook; with Dave Austin and Albin Suffys. 

Using the Dalcroze Method to put the jazz in your body so you can put it in your singing and playing.

Using the Dalcroze Method to put the jazz in your body so you can put it in your singing and playing.

Cabaret Comico at Society Cabaret, San Francisco.

Cabaret Comico at Society Cabaret, San Francisco.

Cabaret Comico, Society Cabaret and the Italian Community garner a special commendation from the City of San Francisco. With Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi.

Cabaret Comico, Society Cabaret and the Italian Community garner a special commendation from the City of San Francisco. With Italian Consul Dottor Mauro Battocchi.

C'est Magnifique! Jason Martineau, Kelly Park, David Miotke, Lua and Dan Feiszli. 

C'est Magnifique! Jason Martineau, Kelly Park, David Miotke, Lua and Dan Feiszli. 

Twist swings it in French with their show C'est Magnifique!

Twist swings it in French with their show C'est Magnifique!

The legendary Yoshi's Jazz Club features Lua Hadar with Twist, right after Chuchito Valdes!

The legendary Yoshi's Jazz Club features Lua Hadar with Twist, right after Chuchito Valdes!

After the show at Yoshi's with Ian Dogole, Concert Film Director Lawrence Jordan, Celso Alberti, Lua and Larry De La Cruz.

After the show at Yoshi's with Ian Dogole, Concert Film Director Lawrence Jordan, Celso Alberti, Lua and Larry De La Cruz.

Celso, Lua, Larry - happy and relaxed after the show. 

Celso, Lua, Larry - happy and relaxed after the show. 

Reconnecting with Italian theater colleagues at a reunion in Verona, Italy

Reconnecting with Italian theater colleagues at a reunion in Verona, Italy

Performance at The Swan Bar, Paris Montparnasse, with Sheldon Forrest and Albin Suffys.

Performance at The Swan Bar, Paris Montparnasse, with Sheldon Forrest and Albin Suffys.

Chez Georges in Paris. The historic underground club has been home to Balzac and stage for Bob Dylan; now World Music Club and Wine Bar

Chez Georges in Paris. The historic underground club has been home to Balzac and stage for Bob Dylan; now World Music Club and Wine Bar

Desert Island Jazz show on KCSM Jazz 91, March 8, 2013, with jazz radio personality Alisa Clancy and producer Michael Burman. 

Desert Island Jazz show on KCSM Jazz 91, March 8, 2013, with jazz radio personality Alisa Clancy and producer Michael Burman. 

Concert Film Like A Bridge debuts on the big screen at the Historic Balboa Theater, San Francisco.

Concert Film Like A Bridge debuts on the big screen at the Historic Balboa Theater, San Francisco.

L to R back row: Ian Dogole, Dan Feiszli, Celso Alberti, Emil Miland, Jason Martineau. L to R front row: Candace Forest, Lua Hadar, Larry De La Cruz, Fumiko Ozawa

L to R back row: Ian Dogole, Dan Feiszli, Celso Alberti, Emil Miland, Jason Martineau. L to R front row: Candace Forest, Lua Hadar, Larry De La Cruz, Fumiko Ozawa

Our mock Hollywood entrance with limo, searchlight, and Rumiko's daughter to help lead the way.

Our mock Hollywood entrance with limo, searchlight, and Rumiko's daughter to help lead the way.

Lua with Jason Martineau, recording Bridge Over Troubled Water at Fantasy Studios in Berkeley, CA, for the Concert Film, Like A Bridge. 

Lua with Jason Martineau, recording Bridge Over Troubled Water at Fantasy Studios in Berkeley, CA, for the Concert Film, Like A Bridge. 

Lua with Twist, backed up by Gideon Bendile and Kalahari Experience on a song by Maxime Le Forestier (in French and Zulu) for the Concert Film, Like A Bridge.

Lua with Twist, backed up by Gideon Bendile and Kalahari Experience on a song by Maxime Le Forestier (in French and Zulu) for the Concert Film, Like A Bridge.

Recording Like A Bridge at Fantasy Studios. Jason Martineau, Lua Hadar, Dan Feiszli.

Recording Like A Bridge at Fantasy Studios. Jason Martineau, Lua Hadar, Dan Feiszli.

Jason and Lua with cellist Emil Miland, recording the Brazilian song Imagina, by Jobim.

Jason and Lua with cellist Emil Miland, recording the Brazilian song Imagina, by Jobim.

Twist on tour in NYC with the release of the CD Like A Bridge. 

Twist on tour in NYC with the release of the CD Like A Bridge

Gratitude to the audience, the crew and the management at Yoshi's Jazz Club, Oakland, Ca.

Gratitude to the audience, the crew and the management at Yoshi's Jazz Club, Oakland, Ca.

Jason and Lua with the legendary French pop singer, Maxime Le Forestier. After singing and videotaping documentary footage together, it was agreed that Twist could record Le Forestier's most famous song, about the blue house, San Francisco, as well as his social action song about immigration, Né Quelque Part. 

Jason and Lua with the legendary French pop singer, Maxime Le Forestier. After singing and videotaping documentary footage together, it was agreed that Twist could record Le Forestier's most famous song, about the blue house, San Francisco, as well as his social action song about immigration, Né Quelque Part

Lua meets the legendary Maxime Le Forestier for the first time, at the blue house, in San Francisco's Castro District. 

Lua meets the legendary Maxime Le Forestier for the first time, at the blue house, in San Francisco's Castro District. 

Signing CDs after the concert at the Bangkok 10th International Festival of Dance and Music.

Signing CDs after the concert at the Bangkok 10th International Festival of Dance and Music.

Onstage, on tour, with the band in Bangkok.

Onstage, on tour, with the band in Bangkok.

Jason and Lua with the band at Jazz at Pearl's in San Francisco's North Beach. 

Jason and Lua with the band at Jazz at Pearl's in San Francisco's North Beach. 

On stage at The Rrazz Room for our first French Connection. 

On stage at The Rrazz Room for our first French Connection

Releasing our 2008 CD, Lua Hadar with Twist, at the Iridium Jazz Club on Broadway in NYC. 

Releasing our 2008 CD, Lua Hadar with Twist, at the Iridium Jazz Club on Broadway in NYC. 

Having a blast with Jason and our New York band; Una Notte a Napoli, a mock tragedy in Italian by Pink Martini. 

Having a blast with Jason and our New York band; Una Notte a Napoli, a mock tragedy in Italian by Pink Martini. 

Performing at KGO Radio Cure-a-Thon, San Francisco, with many famous local radio personalities. 

Performing at KGO Radio Cure-a-Thon, San Francisco, with many famous local radio personalities. 

On Broadway outside The Iridium, after the show and before the cocktails. 

On Broadway outside The Iridium, after the show and before the cocktails. 

The CD release show for our first album, It's About Time, (Already!) with dear friends and singing Rabbis Benn Bacot, Jason Emanuel Britton, Rick Lasquete and Sung Min Park. Among other stunts, I had a blast performing my version of Mel Brooks' I'm Tired, from Blazing Saddles, origianlly made famous by Madeline Kahn. Director Robert Weinapple, debuted at San Francisco's legendary comedy club, The Purple Onion and toured to The Gardenia Supper Club in Hollywood. 

The CD release show for our first album, It's About Time, (Already!) with dear friends and singing Rabbis Benn Bacot, Jason Emanuel Britton, Rick Lasquete and Sung Min Park. Among other stunts, I had a blast performing my version of Mel Brooks' I'm Tired, from Blazing Saddles, origianlly made famous by Madeline Kahn. Director Robert Weinapple, debuted at San Francisco's legendary comedy club, The Purple Onion and toured to The Gardenia Supper Club in Hollywood.