Grace Garland is described as "The Tina Turner of JAZZ":)
GRACE GARLAND,the Singer/Songwriter/Actress,has graced (pun intended):) the Off Broadway Stage,TV/Film Screen,AND airwaves via her countless commercials,jingles,and animated voices!
Ask Ms. G her FAVORITE voiceover moment EVER...she'll say: "Doing a Radio Spot with the Legendary Blues Guitarist BB KING!!"
Grace's energy and passion on Stage, have made some describe her as "The TINA TURNER of JAZZ" Ms. Garland's sultry vocal style is a cross between the legendary song stylist Ms. Nancy Wilson with a hint of Sarah Vaughn and a dash passion and fun and something quite uniquely "GRACE".
"Grace Garland-LADYG!" is a sexy/Fun-Jazzy CD! Including covers of Grace's favorite- song- in- the- Universe "Save Your Love For Me"; "Too Close For Comfort." and a "winning combination medley" of "Million Alyh Roz/Autumn Leaves" (mikhaelbrovkin-MadeInNYJazz.com)
All of the Original songs including: SUPER NOVA (Live)" (...“Super Nova(Live) has a great guitar opening and Garland’s voice pours over the senses like so much honey...Loved this track!..."RickyKej-GrammyAwardWinner) ; "Tits and Toes", ""I'll Cry Later"; "Before You Fall Asleep" etc., on LADY G! are co-written/co-produced by Ms. Garland
#AwardWinner: Grace received a 2017 Global Music Award-Silver Medal-female Jazz Vocalist-for "I'll Cry Later" and a 2018 Global Music Award-Silver Medal-lyrics/songwriter- for "Before You Fall Asleep"
GRACE GARLAND DUO has maintained an over 10 year THURSDAY Music Residency, in NYC at the Anyway Café-2nd Ave, 8pm-11pm. "#FUNNY #ENGAGING #WONDERFUL great night out, you need to go."-DebbieBurke (Jazz Blogger)
Ms. GARLAND has shared the Musical stage throughout the USA, Russia, Israel, Ukraine, Europe, etc and embraced the magic that only #LIVEMusic can produce with:(to name a wonderful and talented few) Andrei Ryabov, Lew Tabackin; Misha Tsiganov;Cyrus Chestnut, Michika Fukumori, Ruslan Khain, Essiet Essiet, Evgeny Lebedev, Yaacov Mayman,Leonid Ptashka,Willie Martinez,Carl Orrje;Scott Rithie,Boris Kuganov, Ms.Sasha Mogilevich,Mr Alexander "Sasha" Gureev,Mr.Sasha Mashin, John Mayer, Joe Vincent Tranchina,Arkady Figlin,, Gaku Takanashi, Ms.Bobbi Humphrey,Sly Scott...
The Title track Co-Written/Co-Produced by Grace Garland on her jazz-infused CD LOVERS NEVER LIE(In Bed) was #1 in Odessa TWICE for 2 WEEKS!:)
Ms. Garland's energy is boundless, and her connection with her audience is intimate and sincere in ANY venue (Or as Grace Garland often says: "even when the languages differ, EVERYONE speaks MUSIC!")
Grace Garland 100% pure Entertainer!...and LOVES her job!!:)
*SAG/AFTRA & AEA Member; Recording Academy Voting Member (Grammys); BMI songwriter and Recording Artist
My Jazz Story
Published on: 2017-08-09
I love jazz because it's musical freedom! :)
I was first exposed to jazz by my Dad who loved it, and filled the house with the sound everyday.
I met many, but the ONE meeting that made me cry with tears of joy was the legendary Ms. Nancy Wilson.