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Dee Dee Bridgewater

  • Jazz Standard 116 East 27th Street New York, NY, 10016 United States (map)

Shows at 7:30pm & 9:30pm nightly:

Few entertainers have ever commanded the depth of artistry that Dee Dee Bridgewater has shown in mul­tiple mediums. Over the course of her stellar career, Bridgewater has won Broadway’s coveted Tony Award (Best Featured Actress in a Musical for The Wiz); taken home three GRAMMY Awards (2011’s Best Jazz Vocal Album for Eleanora Fagan: To Billie with Love, 1998’s Best Jazz Vocal Performance and Best Arrangement Accompanying a Vocal for “Cottontail,” arranged by Slide Hampton for the album Dear Ella); and earned and France’s 1998 top honor Victoire de la Musique (for Best Jazz Vocal Album). The artist’s latest release, Dee Dee’s Feathers(OKeh/Sony Masterworks, 2015), is a collaboration with Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, combining fresh interpretations of Crescent City classics like “Big Chief” and “St. James Infirmary” with new original compositions (“Congo Square,” “C'est Ici Que Je T'aime”).

Earlier Event: June 6
Mingus Big Band
Later Event: June 13
Mingus Big Band