Cecile McLorin Salvant

Born in Miami to a French mother and a Haitian father, this phenomenal young vocalist's unique interpretation of jazz classics, blues standards, and beautiful little known works, have won her fans around the world. Winner of the top prize in the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Vocal Jazz Competition, McLorin Salvant has "perfect pitch and enunciation, a playful sense of humor, a rich and varied tonal palette, a supple sense of swing, exquisite taste in songs and phrasing, and a deep connection to lyrics?If anyone can extend the lineage of the Big Three?Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald?it is this 23-year-old virtuoso," The New York Times.

When:
Friday, February 14, 2014. 7:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 2.0 hour(s).
Where:
Bing Concert Hall (Map)
Sponsor:
Stanford Live
Contact:
650-724-2464 (BING)
stanfordlive@stanford.edu
Admission:

$25.00–60.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student)
$20.00–55.00 (Other Student)
$13.00–30.00 (Youth Under 18)

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Tags:
performance, arts, music
Permalink:
http://events.stanford.edu/events/390/39029

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