Dear All About Jazz Readers,

If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky Google ads PLUS deliver exclusive content and provide access to future articles for a full year! This combination will not only improve your AAJ experience, it will allow us to continue to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas...

4

A Conversation with Douye

Lorens Chuno By

Sign in to view read count

Click the play button in the image below to hear this program.

Douyé is a seasoned singer whose soulful and delicate approach to jazz vocal has captured the interest of many in the last year. Her chart topping album Daddy Said So features top notch jazz musicians including: Kenny Barron, Ron Carter, Benito Gonzalez, Essiet Essiet Okon, Curry Rawls, Zem Audu, Joel Scott, Clayton Cameron, Edwin Livingston, Kiyoshi Katakana, Jonathan Blake, John Beasley, Roy McCurdy, John Clayton, Bob Sheppard, Russell Malone, Willie Jones III, Luke Sellick, Rick Germanson, Jeremy Pelt, Aaron Serfaty, Gibi dos Santos, Pete Korpela, Otmaro Ruiz, Angelo Metz, Kim Richmond, Zack O'Farrill, Jonathan Saraga, Livio Almeida, Larry Bustamante, Jesus Viramontes, Yeissonn Villamar, Bam Bam Rodriguez, Shakoor Sanders, John Belzaguy, and many more.

Join Douye and me as we talk about many educative yet fun things like how to approach a song that has been done many times.

Playlist

  • Douyé " Sophisticated Lady" from Daddy Said So (Groove Note Record-Betsy Blue Music) 00:00
  • Douyé "Someone to watch over me / Lush Life /Besame Mucho / Round Midnight" from Daddy Said So (Groove Note Record-Betsy Blue Music) 06:50
  • Douyé "But Beautiful" from Daddy Said So (Groove Note Record-Betsy Blue Music) 1:10:47

Tags

comments powered by Disqus

Shop

Start your shopping here and you'll support All About Jazz in the process. Learn how.

Related Articles

Radio
Burning Ghosts, Alister Spence and More
Source One Man's Jazz
February 20, 2019
Radio
It All About the Sax with Kyle Nasser
Source The Crazeology Radio Show
February 20, 2019
Radio
Chick Webb & Benny Goodman
Source Jazz at 100
February 19, 2019
Radio
Thelonious Monk Revisited
Source Mondo Jazz
February 19, 2019
Radio
Steve Coleman, Ben Wendel & More
Source Neon Jazz
February 18, 2019
Radio
Jorge Rossy Live At BIMHUIS Amsterdam
Source BIMHUIS Radio
February 18, 2019
Radio
Pyeng Threadgill's New Porch Music
Source Mondo Jazz
February 17, 2019