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Kiki Ebsen is a versatile artist whose work includes multiple music genres—jazz, folk, pop and classical. Whether composing new songs, performing or producing new music showcases, Kiki is driven by a well stream of creativity and the pure joy of connecting with audiences around the world.

At ease in any venue from intimate cabaret to large performing halls, during the past year, Kiki has performed from Los Angeles to New York and places in between, plus Canada.

Her sixth and latest record, “Scarecrow Sessions,” has enjoyed worldwide critical acclaim. Born from a desire to fulfill her father’s wish for her to sing jazz (her father is iconic performer, Buddy Ebsen), Kiki recorded an album of songs that had a connection to his life and seven-decade career, beginning with his New York Vaudeville days and Hollywood’s Golden Era.

From that record she created the multimedia touring show “To Dad with Love: A Tribute to Buddy Ebsen” with the help of her brother, award-winning video editor, Dustin Ebsen. Her show debuted at the Metropolitan Room in New York City with Los Angeles performances at Vitello’s Upstairs and at the iconic Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood. Described as “...a brilliant, must-see show” by national magazine, Cabaret Scenes, “To Dad with Love” is “an historic and heartfelt jazzy/cabaret journey presented from the perspective of Buddy’s youngest daughter.”

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About “To Dad with Love: A Tribute to Buddy Ebsen” ”An exceptional cabaret experience...tender, plaintive and adoring, captivating the audience with the moving images, and her honest connection to the lyrics.” Mary Bogue, Cabaret Scenes

About “To Dad with Love: A Tribute to Buddy Ebsen” “ …a loving valentine from a daughter to her father, a clever, intimate musical and multi-media portrait of the man we thought we knew and the man Kiki knew as “dad.” … delivers the songs exquisitely, poignantly and often playfully live. it’s the personal storytelling (and film clips, including a delightful number with Shirley Temple)…infuse the show with an unforgettable magic that brings Buddy Ebsen alive once again.” ~~Jonathan Widran, Jazz Journalist

“Wonderful performance by Kiki Ebsen honoring her father in a one-woman show” ~~Sheryl Aronson, “The Hollywood Times”

About “Scarecrow Sessions” ”'Red' marked Ebsen’s 1994 debut as a solo artist

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Album Scarecrow Sessions by Kiki Ebsen

Scarecrow Sessions

Painted Pony Media
2014

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Album The Beauty Inside by Kiki Ebsen

The Beauty Inside

Painted Pony Media
2011

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Album Cool Songs, Volume 1 by Kiki Ebsen

Cool Songs, Volume 1

Painted Pony Media
2010

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Album Kiki by Kiki Ebsen

Kiki

Painted Pony Media
2005

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Album Love Loud by Kiki Ebsen

Love Loud

Painted Pony Media
2000

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Album Red by Kiki Ebsen

Red

Sin-Drome Records
1994

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