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Toscanellie "Lady T" Marcelain

Jazz Vocalist, bandleader and clinician, Toscanellie Lady T. Marcelain features the songs of the hottest years of vocal jazz. A national and international performance favorite, she has enjoyed great success with her dedication to the preservation and perpetuation of America's jazz. Lady T. held an 8-year Friday and Saturday night residency at the Ciao Bella Ristorante/Pacific Blue Seafood-Steaks- Oysters Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL. Other venues have included Salt Creek Wine Bar (Brookfield, IL), Blue Star Bistro and Wine Bar (Chicago, IL), CHANT (Hyde Park, IL), Philander's (Oak Park, IL), the Sushi House Dragon Lounge (Oak Park, IL), Cyrano's Farm Kitchen (Chicago, IL), the Jazz Showcase (Chicago, IL), Vittorio's (Glen Ellyn, IL), Scores Nite Club (Harwood Heights, IL), Roth's Steak House (Lemont, IL), Bistro America (Geneva, IL), Erik & Me (St. Charles, IL), as well as Jazz Vespers for Chicago-area churches, Northern Illinois Libraries, corporate, private and charity events. Lady T. has performed at the Chicago Jazz Festival, the Hyde Park Jazz Festival, the Maywood Jazz Fest, the East Dundee Wine Festival, and the Hazel Crest Village Festival. She has had several appearances on the Sunday Evening Jazz Series hosted by the Hyde Park Jazz Society at 'Room 43.' T. has been an annual main stage performer for the Chicago Merchandise Mart December One of a Kind Show and Sale, since 2004

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”She was at her best with clear, focused vocals,” JAZZCHICAGO.NET/James Walker.

“So many people stepped up to me afterwards to comment stating that you have been the best of the many I have had over the past 12 years - I totally agree.” Schaumburg Township District Library.

“Lady T's supple voice blends seamlessly” Riverside- Brookfield LANDMARK/John Rice.

“Though not a true 'club,' Ciao Bella's small and intimate bar is the weekend domain of the sweet and low sounds of Toscanellie “Lady T.” Marcelain. Lady T.'s smooth vocals wrap warmly around the patrons who sit through multiple sets to hear her.” Midwest Suburban Living Magazine.

Discography

Speak Low

Speak Low

Self Produced
2009

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