The Vivian Lee Quartet presents Vivian Lee: Up Close and Swinging. I will present an evening of songs that hold a special place in my musical repertoire. They will be songs that make you feel like tapping your foot, dig into your heart and tap a memory of love found or lost, and make your hips sway to a latin groove. Brenden Lowe, Buca Necak, Jeff Minnieweather and I invite you to come and hang up close with us and swing.Save
Sounds Like: Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughn, Carmen McRae
Label: Tara Records
Bio: Jazz vocalist and recording artist Vivian Lee specializes in the standards – Gershwin, Ellington, Jobim, with some Brubeck, Hubbard, Monk and Gillespie thrown in. Ms Lee has three times (2005, 2006, 2007) been voted one of Sacramento’s top jazz groups and top entertainer by subscribers in Sacrame...See Full Bio
"The locally based vocalist and impresario Vivian Lee takes on one of the greatest legends as she pays tribute to Billie Holiday. Lee's warm, engaging style is quite different from Lady Day's raw emotionalism, but the Sacramento singer knows how to tell a story and thoroughly understands the American Songbook, as well."