Amazon.com Widgets

Amanda Carr

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: September 20, 1962    

Amanda Carr

Boston born daughter of Big Band vocalist, Nancy Carr and trumpet player, Nick Capezuto, Amanda Carr is a multi-styled vocalist/pianist that, although began early on in the rock and pop genre has more recently focused on fresh interpretations of the Great American Songbook, following in her parent’s musical footsteps. For three decades she has recorded and performed internationally, adding her own musical gems as well which have received critical acclaim from a tough bevy of jazz reviewers including 4-stars from All Music Guide,Jazz Review.com donned her “…a first rate vocalist” and she was featured and praised by Nat Hentoff in a back-page story/article in the September 2007 issue of The Wall Street Journal....
read more

  • BUY

    Common Thread

    Alanna Records
    2009
  • BUY

    Common Thread: Amanda Carr and the Kenny Hadley Big Band

    Original Music Services
    2009
  • BUY

    Soon

    Original Music Services
    2008
  • BUY

    Tender Trap

    Original Music Services
    2005

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Amanda Carr events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

“Many of the most resoundingly exciting sounds in music and joyous rhythms came from the big jazz bands. They are still alive in the new CD, “Common Thread’....” Nat Hentoff

“...Common Thread is a class act... the complete package packed with local stars and stars-to-be, and not to be missed by any jazz fan.” Kevin Convey, THE BOSTON HERALD

“... The swing is undeniable, her freedom around the beat, the aptness of her phrasing, her ability to blend with the other musicians.” Jon Garelick THE BOSTON PHOENIX

WALL STREET JOURNAL “Amanda Carr, a true jazz singer in a time of wannabes...

read more

Rank: 565 Views: 15,283
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

Help improve the Amanda Carr profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Amanda Carr musician profile.