Just a reminder for those of you who might make it by- I'm playing tonight at
the 55 Bar, free and early.
We'd love to see ya!
-Kelsey and the Americas Project band :)
|"Jillette is worth
seeking out — www.kelseyjillette.com — with a voice that’s both
sensitive and capable of near-operatic power."
sound like an actual working group. Jillette has a malleable voice & bends notes
well. Abbott wields his baritone as deftly as Gerry Mulligan. As good as all the
jazz playing is, the high point comes on "His Eye...", Jillette really wailing &
Abbott blowing chilling gospel Blues."
— Jerome Wilson, Cadence Magazine|
cuts to the heart of a song with a canny incisiveness that belies her age. Her voice,
all honey dewed ripeness, seems to inhabit disparate styles as naturally as taking
successive breaths. It’s been ages since I’ve heard such self-possession
in a young jazz stylist."
— Kevin Lynch, Jazz journalist, Author
of “Voices in the River: The Jazz Message to Democracy|