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Mad About Love with Ki Allen and Michele Edwards: A Musical Journey Expressing The Stages And Phases Of Love
Spend the evening with two of Cleveland’s favorite jazz vocalists performing on the same stage. These ladies are sure to transport you to another place and time as they weave a musical tapestry of heart matters.
Ki Allen is a national vocal treasure. A native of Cleveland, Ohio who is known for her smooth and colorful interpretations. A jazz veteran who’s soaring vocal styling has been compared to the great Ella Fitzgerald. Ki is a favorite around town and has performed with many local and national bands including performances at the Tri-C Jazz Fest. She is a mentor to many aspiring vocalist and is commonly referenced to vocal students regarding her range and ability Her album recording with guitarist Bob Fraser is a must have for your jazz collection.
Michele is a new comer to the jazz scene but not to music. A veteran vocalist who has extensive theatrical experience performing at Severance Hall, Playhouse Square and Karamu House. She has traveled nationally and internationally as a gospel vocalist and has now expanded her repertoire to the American Song Book. It has been said her fusion of jazz and soul is like hot buttered rolls. Michele is honored to share this experience with Ki and you.
If you have ever loved another….You don’t want to miss this performance
Michele Edwards, vocals
Ki Allen, vocals
David Thomas, piano
Bob Fraser, guitar
Nikki Charise, bass
Chad Komocki, drums
Genevieve Gilbert, violin