Cécile McLorin Salvant

Cécile McLorin Salvant

 

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Cécile McLorin Salvant (born August 28, 1989)[1] is an American jazz vocalist.[2][3][4] She was the winner of the first prize in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2010,[5] releasing her first album, Cécile, shortly thereafter. Her second album, WomanChild, was released in 2013 on Mack Avenue Records, receiving a 2014 Grammy Award nomination for Best Jazz Vocal Album. Salvant won four categories in the 2014 Down Beat Critics Poll: Jazz Album of the Year, Female Vocalist, Rising Star–Jazz Artist, and Rising Star–Female Vocalist.[6] Her third album, For One to Love, was released on September 5, 2015, to critical acclaim from the New York Times, The Guardian, and Los Angeles Times.[7][8][9] It won her the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album in 2016.

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Dreams and Daggers
Album
Dreams and Daggers is an album by musical artist Cécile McLorin Salvant, released on September 29, 2017.
Mad About the Boy
Song
Mad About the Boy is a song by musical artist Cécile McLorin Salvant, released on September 5, 2017.
Sam Jones' Blues
Song
Sam Jones' Blues is a song by musical artist Cécile McLorin Salvant, released on August 7, 2017.
You're My Thrill
Song
You're My Thrill is a song by musical artist Cécile McLorin Salvant, released on July 10, 2017.

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Lista de ganadores de los premios Grammy
  –  January 29, 2018
Mejor álbum de latin jazz: “Jazz Tango”, Pablo Ziegler Trio. — Mejor álbum de jazz vocal: "Dreams And Daggers", Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Mejor álbum de jazz instrumental: "Rebirth", Billy Childs. — Mejor composición instrumental: Arturo O ...
Cecile McLorin Salvant: Race, sex and all that jazz
  –  January 29, 2018
The elegant swoops from high to low are pure Ella Fitzgerald. The undercurrent of rage and sorrow recalls Billie Holiday. Her low notes channel the raw blues moan of Bessie Smith. And Sarah Vaughan's sassy spirit haunts her high notes. But that's on record ...
List of 2018 Grammy Awards top category winners
  –  January 29, 2018
Best country album: "From A Room: Volume 1," Chris Stapleton. — Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land."
Bruno Mars sweeps Grammys, winning top album and song
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land." — Best music video: "HUMBLE.," Kendrick Lamar.
Grammys: List of winners in top categories
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land." — Best music video: "HUMBLE.," Kendrick Lamar.
2018 Grammy Awards: List Of Winners In Top Categories
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: “The Journey,” The Baylor Project; “A Social Call,” Jazzmeia Horn; “Bad Ass And Blind,” Raul Midon; “Porter Plays Porter,” Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King; “Dreams And Daggers,” Cecile McLorin Salvant.
Grammy’s are music’s night
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: “Dreams And Daggers,” Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: “Rebirth,” Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: “La La Land.” — Best music video: “HUMBLE.,” Kendrick Lamar.
And the Grammy Goes to: Winners List for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land." — Best music video: "HUMBLE.," Kendrick Lamar.
Partial list of winners in top categories at the Grammys
  –  January 29, 2018
Best country album: "From A Room: Volume 1," Chris Stapleton. — Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. — Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land."
Bruno Mars wins big at the Grammys, list of other winners
  –  January 29, 2018
Best jazz vocal album: "Dreams And Daggers," Cecile McLorin Salvant. - Best jazz instrumental album: "Rebirth," Billy Childs. - Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: "La La Land." - Best music video: "HUMBLE.," Kendrick Lamar.
Singer Cécile McLorin Salvant on Finding Beauty in the ‘Grotesque’
  –  January 25, 2018
Cécile McLorin Salvant arrives to a Manhattan photo studio wrapped in a jacket by Henrik Vibskov, her unblemished face intentionally scrubbed free of any makeup. Pink umbrella earrings playfully bounce alongside her face as she speaks, a feathered ...
Bill Charlap Trio and vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant to perform Leonard Bernstein songs
  –  January 24, 2018
The Bill Charlap Trio and vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant will present a concert titled “Somewhere: The Songs of Leonard Bernstein” at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, in the Mondavi Center’s Jackson Hall. Charlap will be drawing on the Bernstein material ...
Albums of the Year 2017: Cécile McLorin Salvant - Dreams and Daggers
  –  January 23, 2018
From newcomer Jazzmeia Horn to the Grammy-winning elder statesman Alan Broadbent, this round-up of favourite jazz releases represents just the tip of a huge iceberg of activity in 2017. A strong year for UK label Edition Records included Denys Baptiste’s ...
Bill Charlap Trio & Cecile McLorin Salvant Celebrate Bernstein At The Broad Stage
  –  January 19, 2018
The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage presents Bill Charlap Trio with Cécile McLorin Salvant performing Somewhere: The Songs of Leonard Bernstein on Thursday, February 8 at 7:30pm. Celebrate Leonard Bernstein's centennial with two premier jazz musicians.
Cecile McLorin Salvant At Yale
  –  November 25, 2017
Cécile McLorin Salvant is a powerful, brilliant and inspired jazz singer. She has a lovely, rich voice with impressive control and extraordinary restraint. She can do breathy whispers and forceful blasts with bluesy slurs and bright accents. Salvant has ...

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