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Jerry McFarland, Robin Miller light up Bella Vita

Jerry McFarland
(Photo courtesy of Bella Vita Ristorante)

Jerry McFarland (Photo courtesy of Bella Vita Ristorante)

Originally Published: July 6, 2022 12:15 a.m.

Here we are in the heart of the summer and the stage is set for enjoying a night of great music and dining beneath the stars at the Bella Vita Ristorante patio.

On Friday, July 8, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. Jerry McFarland takes his turn on the beautiful Bella Vita Ristorante outside stage, singing his heart out for those who enjoy a fine Italian meal while being serenaded and entertained.

McFarland is a seasoned professional singer/songwriter with a plethora of songs performed with the poise and confidence of a seasoned professional. Take your pick. Oldies, Rock, American Songbook, Folk and Classical, Elton, Petty, Billy Joel and The Beatles punctuate his original songs with skill and precision.

Performing as a vocalist and accompanying himself on guitar or piano, McFarland covers a wide array of styles from soft Latin inspired Jazzy Bossa Nova to soulful Rhythm & Blues Classics. Take your pick…Oldies, Rock, American Songbook, Folk and Classical; covers of Elton, Petty, Billy Joel, Beatles punctuate his original songs with skill and precision.

His deep catalog spans decades, often resulting in an impromptu musical journey, as he asks the audience to call out favored songs or artists. 

On Saturday, July 9, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Sedona’s own Robin Miller takes the stage.

Miller is a recording artist with more than a dozen albums under his belt. He is one of the most respected and loved musicians in Sedona, with decades of performing in the community.

Miller is a virtuoso guitar player playing with numerous bands in the area including the ever-popular Green Light Dance Band.

When he plays, he puts his entire soul into every performance. He is a local favorite with a huge following. 

Covering decades of classic rock songs, he plays each and every one with his unique and engaging style. 

The restaurant is located at 6701 West State Route 89A. For reservations and specific directions to the restaurant visit BellaVitaSedona.com or call 928-282-4540.

Information submitted by Bella Vita Ristorante.