Renowned for a stellar 14-year run at the Waldorf=Astoria, Daryl played Cole Porter’s Steinway. A recent CD, Mississippi Belle displays Porter songs in a New Orleans setting. No stranger to the Crescent City, she often appears at Satchmo Summerfest and Snug Harbor. In New York she’s played Kitano Jazz, Knickerbocker, Algonquin Oak Room, Iridium, Dizzy’s Coca Cola and Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis – also a favorite at the Mabel Mercer Foundation Cabaret Convention, Highlights in Jazz and Bryant Park Piano series, Midtown Jazz at St Peter’s and JVC Jazzfest in NYC nad Newport. She’s a 3 time MAC award winner and just named Hothouse Magazine “Best jazz vocalist” 2015.
Daryl Sherman tours UK annually and has guested on BBC tributes to Artie Shaw and Johnny Mercer. Her last appearance at London’s Crazy Coques garnered high praise and she’s also a favorite at Ronnie Scott’s, Pizza Express Soho, The Stables / Wavendon, Taliesin Centre in Swansea, The Sage, Newcastle and jazzfests in Birmingham, Wigan, Marlborough, Brecon and Edinburgh. She also performs concerts and master classes in Delft, Holland.
Highly praised for her knowledge and passion for the American Songbook, Daryl has recorded and performed many composer tributes including Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, Jimmy McHugh and Johnny Mercer. A track from her Mercer Centennial CD was used in a documentary produced by Clint Eastwood. This spring will mark her fourth trip to Tokyo for a club stint at Tabelaux Lounge and new CD release “My Blue Heaven” on Japanese label Muzak.
Daryl has performed and recorded with notables: Bucky & John Pizzarelli, Houston Person, Warren Vache, Bob Dorough , Wycliffe Gordon, Dick Hyman, Dave McKenna, Mike Renzi, Jay Leonhart, Boots Maleson, James Chirillo , Howard Alden, Joe Temperley, Ken Peplowski, Dick Sudhalter, Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks and British all-stars Dave Green, Alan Barnes, Digby Fairweather, Andrew Cleyndert and Japan trumpet star Yoshio Toyama.
- A Hundred Million Miracles by Mitchell Seidel
- Guess Who's In Town? by Suzanne Lorge
- New O'leans by Ken Dryden
- Johnny Mercer A Centennial Tribute by Andrew Velez
January 10, 2013
New York Pianist/Singer Daryl Sherman In Tokyo Debut
August 05, 2010
Daryl Sherman and Joe Temperley at Knickerbocker (NYC) August 20/21
April 27, 2010
Americas off Broadway Celebrates Jazz Legend Artie Shaw with the...
April 22, 2010
Jazz This Week: Peter Brotzmann and Hamid Drake, Daryl Sherman, Erin...
June 30, 2009
Reviews: Joe Lovano, Daryl Sherman, Fred Hersch and Miller Williams
May 28, 2009
Daryl Sherman Jazz Tribute to Johnny Mercer June 1, 8 and 15
April 01, 2009
Daryl Sherman Chasing the Monday Blues with a Signature Jazz Sound
March 06, 2009
New Monday Series with Daryl Sherman at The Oak Room (NYC)
March 26, 2006
Daryl Sherman Piano Jazz Vocals and Jay Leonhart on Bass April 3, 2006,...
December 05, 2005
Singer Daryl Sherman and Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks Orchestra's...
“Effervescent and madly talented!” —Rex Reed
“She’s smart, funny and swinging” —Gary Giddins
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