Audrey Moira Shimkas
Audrey is one of the brightest emerging stars in jazz today.
Audrey is one of the brightest emerging stars in jazz today. A captivating performer with singular sound, style, and versatility, she is pioneering her own path as a uniquely placed artist. She serves up artful interpretations of jazz standards, tasty arrangements of rock/pop classics with a jazz twist--with an irrepressible sense of excitement and joy.
Audrey is part jazz chanteuse and part pop/rock-loving singer. She could easily get by performing only American & Brazilian standards, but her arrangements of pop/rock favorites offers an appealing versatility. Audrey exudes self-confidence, individuality, great musicality, and a fresh, pure-captivating voice.
My Jazz Story
I love jazz because it allows me expression of emotion, experience and story telling. Jazz is my venue, my voice to express, to share my understanding of
living and to share this experience with my audience through words, phrasing, arrangements and physical delivery.