Pin It
.
Favorites

VOCAL JAZZ | Tia Brazda 

Toronto-based jazz singer Tia Brazda's talent lies in her exquisite phrasing and seductive tonal range. This young lady's voice slips and slides from a contralto coo to breathy cool. Full of irresistible effervescence, her style is swing-infused jazz that goes way beyond the Winehouse wheelhouse. Brazda's latest album, "Daydream," just dropped in September and is front-to-back gawgeous. The production is slick with just a dusting of nostalgia, but it doesn't threaten to crowd the music or the singer. And despite the band in the room, it's as if she's singing directly to you. Consider yourself a Romeo on the make? A lothario on the loose? Well now, this redheaded canary is singing your soundtrack, Jack. It's beautiful.

Tia Brazda plays Thursday, October 11, 6 p.m. at Record Archive's Backroom Lounge, 33 1/3 Rockwood Street. Free. 244-1210. recordarchive.com; tiabrazda.com.

Megan Kehrer Trio @ Little Cafe

Megan Kehrer Trio @ Little Cafe

As a pianist, Meghan Kehrer can play concertos, swing like Monk, or...
Eastman Philharmonia @ Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

Eastman Philharmonia @ Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

Neil Varon, conductor Shangru Du, solo piano WEBER Der Freischütz, J. 122:...
Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Kevin Nitsch, piano @ Nazareth College Wilmot Recital Hall

Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Kevin Nitsch, piano @ Nazareth College Wilmot Recital Hall

The Violin Sonatas: Beethoven’s Podcast from the Eighteenth Century: From galant to...

View all of today's events »

Website powered by Foundation     |     © 2023 CITY News