Born: November 14, 1976
Quickly becoming one of the most buzzed about jazz singers on the New York scene, Marianne Solivan does not remember an “ah-ha” moment that brought her to the music she has devoted herself to: “I don’t recall having a big moment that made me like jazz. I just dug it.”
It is that same simplicity of statement with its intrinsic honesty that characterizes Solivan’s style. The infallible swing of Ella, the daring of Betty Carter, the matter-of factness of Carmen McRae…They can all be found in the voice of Marianne Solivan, whom trumpeter Jeremy Pelt has called “the modern-day paradigm to which all singers should aspire.”...
Willing to teachAdvanced students only.
Credentials/BackgroundBA Music Ed & Performance from Berklee College of Music MA in Jazz Studies from The New England Conservatory Available for: Private lessons Workshops and Clinics Weekly Jazz Vocal Workshop in Brooklyn NY Experience teaching grades K-12 in the public schools for over 9 years College level voice, ear training, sight reading and performance classes 10 years private studio experience
Clinic/Workshop Information"The Art Of The Duo" Working with vocalists to become comfortable working in duo with piano, guitar and bass.