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Rebecca Shrimpton

Jazz vocalist Rebecca Shrimpton is acclaimed for her rare melding of a sumptuous and agile voice with an eclectic approach that infuses her original compositions and arrangements with the full spectrum of American music.

Rebecca's newest CD, REQUITED, (Fall 2007) premieres a series of ten exquisite songs composed by pianist Bert Seager, with lyrics by international best-selling novelist Anita Diamant (The Red Tent). REQUITED features a spectacular band, including Bert Seager, piano; Rick DiMuzio, tenor sax; Jorge Roeder, bass (Kenny Werner); and Richie Barshay, drums (Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Kenny Werner). Rebecca's duo CD with guitarist Eric Hofbauer, MADMAN'S MOON (2005 CNM Records), has garnered international praise and earned a four-star review from the All Music Guide, as well as placing on two Top Ten CDs of 2005 lists (Harvey Siders, Jazz Times Magazine and Randy McElligot, CHUO FM).

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“Rebecca Shrimpton is a simply exquisite vocalist…endowed with richness, clarity, and eclecticism.” --Mark F. Turner, All About Jazz

“Precise, flexible, and alluring, [Rebecca's] voice raptures, but she doesn't overplay the sensuality note. Shrimpton's sensuality is fully embedded in her vocal technique and in her mastery of the art of singing.” --François Couture, All Music Guide

Her voice “lingers in the memory, while her rich tones endow [the music] with a hefty significance.” --Duncan Heining, Britain's Jazzwise Magazine

“She knows how to get the pulse and tick of every word.” --Jerry D'Souza, All About Jazz

Primary Instrument

Vocalist

Location

Gloucester, MA

Willing to teach

Beginners

Albums

Madman's Moon
Madman's Moon

2005
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