Cécile McLorin Salvant (US) – vocals
Sullivan Fortner (US) – piano
Paul Sikivie (US) – bass
Kyle Poole (US) – drums
The young American vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant is one of the jazz world’s exciting new stars. In 2016, at the age of 26, she won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album with For One to Love. Her live performances have captivated both jazz musicians and reviewers:
“You get a singer like this once in a generation or two.” American jazz trumpeter, Wynton Marsalis.
“If anyone can extend the lineage of the Big Three – Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald – it is this virtuoso.” Stephen Holden, writing in the New York Times.
Cécile McLorin Salvant’s fourth and latest album is Dreams and Daggers (2017).