Star vocalist Catherine Russell brings her celebrated jazz, blues and swing styling to Northern California in June! She performs in Santa Cruz, San Francisco and Los Gatos. She also has June concerts in Hartford, CT and Coral Gables, FL, and heads out to Albuquerque in July.
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"Her singing is drenched in emotion, drama, experience and pure swing."
- Wall Street Journal
"I first discovered [Russell] because Terry Gross is a big fan and then I caught her singing with the Donald Fagen/Boz Scaggs/Michael MacDonald band, where she pretty much stole the show. See the woman if you can, or at least check out her cds."
- The Nation
Jazz Village announces the U.S. release of Chucho Valdés's new album Border Free in July!
Hailed as "the most complete pianist in the world" by Jazz Magazine, multi-Grammy Award winner Valdés appears at Town Hall in NYC on June 21 with his superb quintet Afro-Cuban Messengers.
Tunisian world fusion artist Emel Mathlouthi performs with her full band at the French Alliance Institute Francaise in New York City on May 22! The concert is part of World Nomads Tunisia.
Mathlouthi, who has been called "The Voice of the Tunisian Revolution", has been featured by the likes of NPR, Nat Geo Music, PRI The World and most recently, The Wall Street Journal, for her involvement in the Arab Spring and for her debut album Kelmti Horra.
LoJo has won Best Group in the Songlines Music Awards, for their latest album Cinéma El Mundo! The group tours the UK in May. Here is the Winner Announcement Video with performance clips.
“Sounding as fresh and intriguing as ever after their 30 years together, the French collective’s tenth album offers the usual enticing global pick’n’mix of musical influences and styles.”
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