Born: October 29
Kristin Korb treasures the jazz tradition. She is known for her collaborations with Ray Brown, Bruce Forman, Jeff Hamilton and more who have all taken note of her incredible sense of swing. On Kristin's 2013 release What's Your Story?, she dug deep into her long-standing relationship with classic jazz material and those musical personalities who influenced her. Out of those relationships and experiences, a more developed and diverse musician is emerging and Finding Home.
Love brought the American bassist and singer to Denmark in 2011. This September, Kristin Korb releases her most personal CD yet. Finding Home features Kristin's stories of love, travel, language lessons and the peace she has found in her marriage and her adopted country. Instead of her korbinated arrangements of jazz standards, Kristin has made the bold leap to write all original material to fit her life experiences....
- Finding Home by Dan Bilawsky
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Though many a fine bassist - Jay Leonhart, John Miller and Clipper Anderson among them - occasionally sings, Kristin Korb numbers among the rare few who excel at both. - Christopher Loudon - Jazz Times
This could be a candidate for vocal album of the year. But, then, there’s that bass playing. - Doug Ramsey - Rifftides Kristin Korb What's Your Story review. - Doug Ramsey - Rifftides
Kristiin Korb is the Esparanza Spalding of main stream jazz. - NRWJazz - Germany