--5:00pm and 7:00pm-- Alysa Allgood
Start Date/Time: Saturday, March 09, 2019 5:00 PM
Description:
    Chicago-based jazz vocalist Alyssa Allgood has been described as an artist who “impressively sings, scats and writes original lyrics” (DownBeat Magazine). Her debut album, Out of the Blue, was released in Fall 2016 to wide critical acclaim. The album reimagines the classic Blue Note Records era with original arrangements and lyrics. It received a 4-star review from DownBeat Magazine and was named a “Best Release of 2016” by seven different publications including The Huffington Post and All About Jazz and a “Best Debut Release of 2016” by The New York City Jazz Record. Critics consistently praised Allgood’s instrumental approach and accomplished scat and vocalese singing.

Allgood recently won the first Ella Fitzgerald Jazz Vocal Competition held in Washington D.C. in 2017. Her sophomore album, Exactly Like You, was recently released in November 2018 on Cellar Live Records. The album features her jazz organ quartet playing a mix of arrangements of jazz standards, pop classics and original songs.

Showtimes:  5pm-6:30pm & 7pm-8:30pm
Admission: $15