Jazz on the Wing featuring triple threat vocalist/bassist/composer Katie Thiroux Trio from Los Angeles/New York City
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Yukon Arts Centre cabaret. Doors 7 pm. Show starts 7:30 pm.
“Split brain virtuosity” (Downbeat). “This bassist-vocalist-composer is flat out phenomenal.” (All About Jazz)
Thiroux’s unique gift of simultaneously balancing sultry vocals and virtuosic bass playing leaves audiences worldwide in awe. Awarded “Best Album of 2017” by Downbeat Magazine. Katie carries on the hard swinging tradition of such bass masters as Ray Brown and John Clayton, while channelling the buoyant vocal finesse of iconic singers including Anita O’Day, Chet Baker and Ella Fitzgerald.
In the words of music icon Quincy Jones, “This girl is IT!”
More info and music samples: jazzyukon.ca