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'For One To Love' - Cecile McLorin Salvant

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Oct 8, 2015 Updated Oct 12, 2015

At 25, Cecile McLorin Salvant is already one of the most distinctive voices in jazz. Did you know she's an artist as well?

For One To Love is Cecile McLorin Salvant's third album release.  It sees her partnership develop with pianist Aaron Diehl, who is firmly in control of a tight ryhthm section that supports the breadth of dynamic expression and musical form from Cecile's vocals. 

Check out some of the other arty things Cecile is up to in the video below!

Tracks on the album

1. 'Fog' (Salvant)
2. 'Growlin' Dan' (Calloway, Hart)
3. 'Stepsisters' Lament' (Rogers, Hammerstein)
4. 'Look At Me' (Salvant)
5. 'Wives and Lovers' (David, Bacharach)
6. 'Left Over' (Salvant)
7. 'The Trolley Song' (Martin, Blane)
8. 'Monday' (Salvant)
9. 'What's the Matter Now?' (Williams, Williams)
10. 'Le mal de vivre' (Serf)
11. 'Something's Coming' (Bernstein, Sondheim)
12. 'Underling' (Salvant)

In the band

Cecile McLorin Salvant; vocals
Aaron Diehl; piano
Paul Sikivie; double bass
Lawrence Leathers; drums

CD: For One To Love (Mac Avenue MAC 1095)

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C├ęcile McLorin Salvant (born 1989) is an American jazz vocalist. She was the winner of the first prize in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2010, releasing her first album, Cecile, shortly thereafter. Her second album, WomanChild, was released in 2013 on Mack Avenue Records. In 2014 Salvant was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album. Salvant won four...

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