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Caity Gyorgy

Caity Gyorgy (pronounced like George) is a JUNO Award Winning Canadian vocalist, composer, and lyricist who is known for singing bebop and swing music.

Being called one of JazzFM91’s 8 Canadian Women in Jazz You Need to Know, Caity has performed at popular clubs and jazz festivals across Canada including the Toronto Jazz Festival, the Calgary Jazz Festival, the Medicine Hat Jazz Festival, and the Jazz Bistro in Toronto, Upstairs Jazz in Montreal, and Frankie's Jazz in Vancouver.

Caity has worked and recorded with many luminaries in the Canadian jazz scene including Allison Au, Pat LaBarbera, Jocelyn Gould, Bryn Roberts, Christine Jensen and Virginia MacDonald. 

In addition to performing, she is also an avid writer and composes songs in the style of the Great American Songbook. Her compositions have been sung by other vocalists around the world, and she was recently crowned the Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 John Lennon Songwriting Contest in the Jazz category for her song "Secret Safe”.

She has independently released her debut album “No Bounds”, which features guitarist Jocelyn Gould, her self titled EP, and several singles. On July 9th 2021 she released an EP of original music arranged for her 10 piece band entitled  "Now  Pronouncing: Caity Gyorgy" on the Brooklyn based label la reserve. This EP was named one of CBC Music's favourite Canadian Jazz albums of 2021 and received the JUNO for Vocal Jazz Album of the Year at the 2022 JUNO Awards. Her next album, entitled "Featuring”, will be released on la reserve on November 4th, 2022.


Awards

2019 Calgary Stampede Talent Search Grand Champion 2019 Stingray Rising Star Finalist


Tags

Heather Ferguson
voice / vocals

Album Discography

Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Recollecting

Inner-Bop Records
2022

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A Day Too Late

Self Produced
2022

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Ascension

Self Produced
2020

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Windward Bound

Self Produced
2020

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A Day Too Late

From: A Day Too Late
By Caity Gyorgy

Thinker and a Fool

From: Recollecting
By Caity Gyorgy

Lennie's Changes

From: Recollecting
By Caity Gyorgy

Ascension

From: Ascension
By Caity Gyorgy

Part III. A Flat Boat is a Fast Boat

From: Windward Bound
By Caity Gyorgy

Part VI. Red Right Returning

From: Windward Bound
By Caity Gyorgy

Part V. Elegy

From: Windward Bound
By Caity Gyorgy

Windward Bound

From: Windward Bound
By Caity Gyorgy

Windward Bound

From: Windward Bound
By Caity Gyorgy

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