Born: November 14, 1976 Primary Instrument: Vocalist
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 teach:
Advanced students only.
BA 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
"The Art Of The Duo" Working with vocalists to become comfortable working in duo with piano, guitar and bass.