Thu, Feb 02 Frankie's
KATE HAMMETT-VAUGHAN sings A PORTRAIT OF SHEILA JORDAN
Time 8:00 pm
12 classic songs (in order) from Sheila Jordan's 1962 iconic Blue Note recording. Acclaimed as “a revelation… a talent that all Canadians should recognize” (Toronto Star) and “the finest jazz vocal artist of her generation” (Chronicle Herald), Vancouver-based Kate Hammett-Vaughan’s adventurous, assured and hip vocals have earned her three Juno nominations. The Toronto Star hails her as “a marvelous storyteller… with the knack of making everything she attempts sound newly minted”, while Coda Magazine simply calls her “the finest jazz standards singer in Canada.” A performing and recording artist for three decades, and one of the west coast’s best-known instructors of the art of jazz singing, Kate’s eclectic musical projects include jazz groups. improvising ensembles, and performance art. With Chris Gestrin on piano, Adam Thomas on bass, Jon Bentley on saxes and Joel Fountain on drums.