17 min ago
Ann Hampton Callaway Releases New Album from Sassy to Divine: the Sarah Vaughan Project Today
Sarah Vaughan , one of the pre-eminent voices to ever grace American music, once said, "When I sing, trouble can sit right on my shoulder and I don't even notice." Vaughan's voice embodied all of the right qualities to make just about anyone forget their troubles.
6 hrs ago
Music Review: Cyrille Aimee - 'It's A Good Day'
Sprightly-voiced jazz singer Cyrille AimA©e made her Mack Avenue Records debut with the August release of It's A Good Day, a baker's dozen of finely wrought performances showcasing the talented vocalist. A singer with ideas of her own, her website bio talks of her walking away from the TV talent show Star Academy when she discovered they would be in control of what she sang.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
The Headliner: Ann Hampton Callaway
This week, we're spotlighting the new release from vocalist and songwriter Ann Hampton Callaway. "From Sassy to Divine: The Sarah Vaughan Project" is a tribute to the legendary Sarah Vaughan and was recorded live at Dizzy's Club Coca Cola in New York City.
Karmella Daniel- "Water & Liquour"
The perfect fusion of R&B soul, jazz, and pop have been found in singer Karmella Daniel . Music is in her veins.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Sharon Clark, Stefon Harris, and Avant-Garde Saxophone: Jazz Setlist, Sept. 11-17
The single most unfairly neglected artist in Setlist's pool of local talents? That'd be SharA3n Clark , the great singer who now hosts the D.C. Jazz Singer's Jam on weekends. She has a deep contralto voice - though "deep" is admittedly a tricky term in the realm of the female voice; she's no Nina Simone , though perhaps similar to the later years of Sarah Vaughan .
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Jazz musician Gerald Wilson dies of pneumonia at the age of 96
Gerald Wilson, a grammy -nominated Musician who previously wrote arrangements for many prominent artists including Sarah Vaughan, Julie London and Ray Charles , has died of pneumonia at his house in Los Angeles. He was 96. Gerald, who was born on September 4, 1918 in Shelby, Mississipi, started his career as a trumpeter for Jimmy Lunceford's band in 1939.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Fantasia, Philip Bailey, Chris Botti & More Set for Moody Jazz Festival; Passes on Sale at NJPAC
Enjoy a full week of concerts with the FULL FESTIVAL PASS starting at $169. Or get a MAIN STAGE PASS starting at $119.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Inside Your Eyes: USCA music director to release debut vocal CD
Submitted Photo by Beti Niemeyer Donald Vega, a pianist based out of New York, collaborated with local musicians Lauren Meccia and Mike Frost on Meccia's upcoming CD 'Inside Your Eyes.'
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Vail Daily News
Two decades of jazz
The Vail Jazz Festival kicked off last year's Labor Day weekend Vail Jazz Party with the hopping sounds of the Vail Jazz Workshop All-Stars.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
MOJO to celebrate music of the 'First Ladies of Jazz' tonight
The August edition of MOJO's monthly Jazz Jambalaya series spotlights the "First Ladies of Jazz" with a program featuring vocalist Kathy Lyons.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
New Artist to Watch: Audra Mariel
New York native, Audra Mariel was raised on the American songbook. Growing up she was heavily influenced by vocalists: Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Cyrille Aima(C)E Infuses Novel Blend of Musical Styles on "It's a Good Day"
It's A Good Day is the major label debut by the widely acclaimed young jazz singer Cyrille AimAfA©e-yet another step forward for the rapidly rising vocalist.