Alyssa Allgood

Alyssa Allgood is an exciting new voice in vocal jazz, offering a unique interpretation of the repertoire with vocal improvisation and arranging. This past spring she was awarded the Best Collegiate Vocal Jazz Soloist of 2014 in DownBeat Magazine's Student Music Awards. This fall she was named one of the top 40 semifinalists of the 2014 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition.

Alyssa recently released her debut EP recording, entitled “Lady Bird”. This five- song album features her original writing, arranging, lyrics and improvising. It can be purchased through all major online distribution sites.

Read more
Best of / Year End
CD/LP/Track Review
Bailey's Bundles
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
“It is obvious from the first joyful scat-filled notes on “Yardbird Suite” that Alyssa Allgood is one of the top up-and-coming jazz singers around today. Her voice is clear, flexible and appealing, and she has a real feel for the music. The album Lady Bird, which serves as an excellent introduction to Alyssa Allgood, will delight fans of straight ahead bop-oriented jazz.”

-Scott Yanow, jazz journalist/historian and contributor to Downbeat and Jazziz; author of 11 books including The Jazz Singers, The Great Jazz Guitarists and Jazz On Record 1917-76

“Alyssa is the real deal

Read more

2 Photos

Discography

Sponsor: DOT TIME RECORDS | BUT IT  

Support our sponsor

Support All About Jazz's Future

We need your help and we have a deal. Contribute $20 and we'll hide the six Google ads that appear on every page for a full year!