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JUNO-nominated vocalist Heather Bambrick prides herself on being an entertainer through and through. From her skillful, effortless interaction with audiences, to the variety and breadth of her material, Heather approaches every aspect of her performances with the goal of leaving audiences feeling far better after her shows than before they arrived. This is why her concerts have been described as what happens when “Ella Fitzgerald meets Carol Burnett at a Newfoundland kitchen party”.

It’s not only audiences who appreciate Heather’s talent. Critics and industry professionals place Heather on the top rung of the musical ladder. “Heather hits every right note”, says Mark Rheume of CBC Radio. WholeNote Magazine calls her “one of the finest jazz singers in this country”, and All About Jazz says her voice is a “paragon of clarity” and that “she’s the real deal in every way”.

As one of Canada’s top Jazz vocalists, Heather has collaborated with some of the best around, including Phil Nimmons, Fred Hirsch, Gene DiNovi, Guido Basso, Anne Hampton Callaway, Carol Welsman, Jackie Richardson, Ian Shaw, as well as the late Rob McConnell and Peter Appleyard. She’s a founding member of vocal ensembles The Beehive Singers and Broadsway, and has appeared as a guest performer with numerous Jazz ensembles, as well as with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra, the Hamilton Philharmonic, and the Windsor Symphony Orchestra.

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“Her voice flutters over, under and through each melody, adding a crispness and alluring mystery as she completely surrenders to the message of each song. That, right there, is the mark of an engaging vocalist.” Mike Greenblatt / The Aquarian Weekly / Little Falls, NJ

Bambrick is blessed with perfect pitch, something that enables her to land every note in her spectacular range with dazzling facility and balletic grace … to have the music sound as if falls somewhere between a song and a symphonic aria, it takes nothing less than Heather Bambrick. Raul da Gama / JazzdaGama / Toronto, ON

“In everything from song selection, to choice of players, to her own way with a song, Heather hits every right note ..

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Album Fine State by Heather Bambrick

Fine State

Self Produced
2019

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Album You'll Never Know by Heather Bambrick

You'll Never Know

Self Produced
2017

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Album It's About Time by Heather Bambrick

It's About Time

Unknown label
2004

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Wave Over Wave

Wave Over Wave

Heather Bambrick
Fine State

Lovers In A Dangerous Time

Lovers In A Dangerous Time

Heather Bambrick
You'll Never Know

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