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West Hartford's Allegra Levy Celebrating Sunnier Days With New CD

West Hartford's Allegra Levy Celebrating Sunnier Days With New CD

You only get one shot at a first album. Despite its dark-as-night aura (or maybe because of it), "Lonely City," Allegra Levy's 2014 self-produced debut, was a bright spot on the vocal-jazz landscape, a showcase for Levy's formidable musicianship and songwriting talents, most evident on songs like "Anxiety," "I Don't Want to Be in Love" and the slow-burning "I'm Not Okay."

Earlier this year, the West Hartford native released "

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