Sunday night’s headliner is Cissy Crutcher. Cissy has the distinction of being one of the most requested performers that the festival has had over the years. Every time she’s performed, the audience has asked for more, and to give her and her band a more prominent role. A great voice that screams of a soul jazz with a band that compliments Cissy’s style and groove.
Nine48jazz is proud and honored to showcase its first all female jazz group! Kelli Cox and Friends are: Kelli Cox-keys, Dana Brown-sax, Alana Rocklin-bass, Jenny Hoeft-drums and Cissy Crutcher on vocals! On-line tickets are available for reserved seating. Seating is limited. Tickets go fast. Call to check availability day of show if you choose to pay at door.
Sounds Like: "Brenda Russell"
Manager: Jean Welch Wilson ~ Turning Point Ltd., Nashville, TN
CISSY CRUTCHER appears in the Mario Van
Peebles film, Black, White & Blues, starring the late
Michael Clarke Duncan and Tom Skerritt. She also
won Best Supporting Actress from the Thanet
International Film Festival for her role in The New,
True Charlie Wu.
Performing since the age of four, CISSY ...See Full Bio
“ Franklin Jazz Festival ~ Live talent, live art, and an enchanted crowd of music fans will fill The Factory at Franklin over Labor Day Weekend at the 24th Annual Franklin Jazz Festival. Festival attendees will have the chance to see accomplished jazz artists grace the main stage each evening, located in Liberty Hall. Four-time Grammy winner and 19-time Grammy nominee Larry Carlton will headline on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 9 p.m. Sunday night’s headliner is Cissy Crutcher, one of the most requested performers the festival has ever had over the years. Crutcher will perform at 8:30 p.m.”