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Kayle Brecher

Unique jazz vocalist, composer, and arranger, Kaylé Brecher (Kay-La BrecKer) is a singer who is at once completely distinctive and an amalgamation of her great musical influences. Showcase Magazine described her sound as “a supple voice that suggests the pairing of Sheila Jordan and Sarah Vaughan.” One could accurately add Morgana King and Ella Fitzgerald to that description. Hers is a versatile and flexible instrument with wide range, which can move from silky, smooth and subtle to bold and bluesy; refined to brash and raw. Kaylé's instrumental and compositional approach to singing leads to explorations of the mood, texture and style in each individual tune, which results in exciting variety.

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”This is one unique artist who brings more meaning to her music than most. Style is her middle name - she is here to stay long after just listening” -H. Allen Williams - JazzTimes”

“Brecher's skills are many and varied, but her greatest stregnth may be her ability to balance the offbeat with the accessible.” -Dan Bilawsky, All About Jazz

“A serious jazz triple threat with mad creative skills and the ability to take her creative energy anywhere she wants to go. The real deal. -Brent Black, Critical Jazz

“Aptly titled, 'This is Life', offers the listener a deeper journey, but don't expect the cutely packaged standards album that is most associated with vocal jazz

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Primary Instrument

Vocalist

Location

Philadelphia

Credentials/Background

Conservatory of Musical Arts, Audubon, NJ 215-850-4162 accepting intermediate through advanced, beginners by audition only

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Discography

This is Life

This is Life

Penchant Four Records
2016

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Spirals And Lines

Spirals And Lines

Penchant Four Records
2013

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Spy Music

Spy Music

Penchant Four Records
2005

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Urban Objects

Penchant Four Records
2000

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So Complicated

So Complicated

Kayle Brecher
Spy Music

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