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“I just finished a demo CD three weeks ago,” she said. “I have eight songs that I wrote on there.”

Gentille, as a teenager, auditioned for the Liberace show in Las Vegas and was selected to tour with him in 1986. Liberace later invited her to perform at his last Radio City Music Hall engagement in New York City. He referred to her as the “Piano Princess,” a nickname that Gentille’s fans still know her by today. Liberace’s style may have influenced Gentille’s stage show.

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