A Social Call
MOP 150｜Mount Fortress
“Jazzmeia has one of the best voices I’ve heard in over 40 years.” – Jon Hendricks
“Not only a vocalist, but a musician with big ears, and wisdom beyond her years.” – Al Jarreau
The American artist Jazzmeia Horn has a name that speaks for itself, capturing her very essence. Winner of the 2015 Thelonious Monk International Vocal Jazz Competition and the 2013 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, Jazzmeia has already earned a reputation in New York as a “Rising Star”. Her accolades include DownBeat Student Music Award Recipient 2008 and 2009, Best Vocal Jazz Soloist Winner 2010, the 2013 Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., the Rising Star Award for the 2012 Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Jazz Competition, to name a few.
Together with her dynamic group “The Artistry of Jazz Horn”, Jazzmeia brings the future of Jazz to this year’s Music Festival!
I Remember You
East of the Sun (And West of the Moon)
Duration: approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, no interval
Workshop: Jazzmeia Horn Jazz Improvisation Singing and Jamming Workshop