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Deana Martin Swing Street

December 2, 201619 min
A world class entertainer equally comfortable performing with a celebrated symphony at a legendary concert hall and an intimate cabaret stage with a swinging jazz quintet, Deana Martin – daughter of legendary singer, actor and entertainer Dean Martin – has forged an inspiring path as a visionary artist in her own right. In addition to her many musical successes, she is a New York Times bestselling author, a gifted actor, a vocalist of incredible emotional depth and passion and a licensed pilot. While the world embraced her dad as one of its most iconic singers, comic performers and entertainers, Deana Martin knew a more intimate side of our beloved Dino - the loving father who dared his daughter to dream. Growing up, she remembers him telling her “When you dream, dream big, because dreams do come true. There’s nothing you can’t do if you really set your mind to it and work hard.” She also recalls his sly, playful rejoinder to that sentiment: “Just please, whatever you do, don’t embarr

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