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Cecile McLorin Salvant

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Cécile McLorin Salvant is a French-American jazz vocalist. She was born August 28, 1989 in Miami, Florida. Salvant was the winner of the first prize in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2010 After completing high school, Salvant moved to France, where she studied classical voice and then began studying jazz with woodwind player Jean-François Bonnel. Salvant records for the Detroit-based record label Mack Avenue Records Salvant won four categories in the 2014 Down Beat Critics Poll: Jazz Album of the Year, Female Vocalist, Rising Star-Jazz Artist and Rising Star-Female Vocalist. She was also nominated for a Grammy Award in 2014 for her album Womanchild.

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On Jun 5, 2015. 12:19pm
Andrew von Niedermueller said

... don't get Cecile's voice... made me think of opera singer having a shot at jazz vocal... not really enjoyable. Andrew

On Sep 27, 2015. 8:36pm
joanna weinberg said

incredible rendition of this song, wow.

On Oct 12, 2015. 8:08am
Ian said

brillliant singing really cool tight backing great interpretation

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