San Francisco Bay Area jazz vocalist Laura Karst recently released her debut solo album, Little Did I Dream. It was recorded with some of the Bay Area’s finest jazz musicians, and produced by the internationally acclaimed vocal jazz educator and clinician, Roger Letson. The CD comprises 11 songs that showcase Laura’s warm, alto voice, her interpretation of lyrics as a true storyteller, and her versatility as a singer in a wide range of jazz styles, and in a variety of languages. The album includes swing, scat, bossa nova, samba, waltz, and ballads. They are tunes ranging from the 1940s to the new millennium, sung in English, French, and Portuguese. In March 2012, Karst's performance on this recording was honored in the Indie Music Reviewer Magazine....
AwardsDownBeat Magazine's 2008 Outstanding Performance Award (awarded to the 6-member vocal jazz ensemble Vocal Flight), First Place at the 2007 Reno Jazz Festival (awarded to Vocal Flight in the College Vocal Jazz Ensemble category).
Little Did I Dream