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Svetlana & The Delancey Five / Bio

EP on http://svetlanajazz.bandcamp.com. "Very sweet & naughty" jazz golden age inspired sound (JazzLives) which combines sultry vocals with virtuoso instrumentals so infectious they'll sweep you off your feet & steal your heart!

PRESS: "at home with the swing", "sweet and naughty" (Jazz Lives). "energetic", "shining" (Wall Street Journal), "swinging" (BlueMonkMoods), "wonderful" (StreetCredMusic), "excellent, natural swing" (Radio Grand Bravi, France), "love this" (Radio Adelaide, Australia), "delightful, sure to please listenners" (WRHU radio, New York)

"Led by energetic vocalist Svetlana Shmulyian, the quintet co-stars Adrian Cunningham on clarinet and tenor (shining on "Lester Leaps In") while Dalton Ridenhour piano work ensures that the group splits the difference between Fat Waller's Rhythm and Counts Basie's Kansas City Five" (Will Friedwald, Wall Street Journal, 9.15.12) and also features "the native guitar wizard" (JazzLive) Ted Gottsegen, Rob Garcia, “…one of New York’s great jazz drummers and composers.” (Capital New York) and “a prime mover in the current Brooklyn jazz scene…” (Time Out-New York) and powerful and in-demand New York city bassist Brandi Disterheft ("She has the same lope or ryhthmical pulse as my late bass player, Ray Brown. She is what we call serious ." - Oscar Peterson)

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Svetlana & The Delancey Five
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New York, NY