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Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: November 4

Vocalist, trombonist, and songwriter elizabeth! is a fun and interactive performer and educator who connects with audiences through the thrill of improvisation and personal, accessible musical stories. Like Nat “King” Cole and Ella Fitzgerald before her, she’s a playful storyteller with a twinkle in her eye that comes through in her music. In her jazzy pop tunes inspired by travels around the world, elizabeth! also harnesses the power of pregnant moments, carefully phrasing her vocals to give each word its own special place.

Her latest album, Brainchildren (released November 2011 on Canopy Jazz), tells stories real and imagined, outlining the similarities found in our experiences no matter where we reside. “Three” tells the story of a couple deciding to have a child, “Bicycle” reminds a child to enjoy his innocence while it lasts, and “Melting Snow” describes the feeling of rebirth after tragedy. Several songs relate tales of love gained or lost, and the album is rounded out with instrumentals inspired by insomnia, tacos, and a skipping stroll in Memphis. Recorded in Brooklyn with her working band in a single day, Brainchildren features Jason Domnarski on piano, Rob Jost (Saturday Night Live, Bjork) on bass and Robert Di Pietro (Norah Jones, Josh Rouse) on drums. Special guests include Kiku Collins (Beyonce), Jon Natchez (Beirut), and Mark Erelli (Josh Ritter)....
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”every moment of this album has something to offer” - College Music Journal (CMJ)

“an enjoyable confection” - The Sun Chronicle

Primary InstrumentVocalist

LocationBrooklyn, NY

Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students

Credentials/BackgroundMaster's Degree, Queens College 2006 Clinician, Kupferberg Center Private lessons (voice & trombone) “…an Artist and Teacher of the highest Quality… knowledgeable, helpful and easy to talk with.” “…a warm, humorous, and patient teacher.” “Elizabeth’s natural rapport with my students was instant and warm, and she was able to keep every single student in the packed room completely engaged. Her visit to our class was one of the highlights of the year, no question!”

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Music

Featured recording “Brainchildren”

Brainchildren

Canopy Jazz
2011
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