Carla Cook at PizzaExpress Jazz Club Soho
uploaded this event on April 21, 2016
Carla Cook, Grammy nominated in the Best Jazz Vocal Performance category, is a daring jazz singer/songwriter who sings standards beautifully, but she doesn't stop there. She is willing to put a jazz spin on songs not written by traditional jazz composers - songs that, until you hear her sing them, you'd never imagine could be interpreted as jazz. A native Detroiter, she grew up in a musically rich and diverse environment, and brings all her influences to bear within her repertoire. In her songbook you'll find elements of R&B, European classical, Motown, Blues and Gospel. She has received many favorable reviews and was awarded the AFIM Indie Award for Best Jazz Vocal. ...