She always wanted to be a singer and has proven that a "second act" is possible!
Bursting on to the music scene full time October 2008 Miss Jones hasn't looked back!
Carolyn Lee Jones’s influences and choices of genre are as broad as her vocal styling is
rich. With influences ranging from Julie London, Anita O’Day and Shirley Horn to,
Diana Krall and Laura Nyro, Carolyn Lee Jones is a melodic jazz-pop singer stylist who
loves both jazz and modern music. An eclectic repertoire includes; beautiful renditions
of the familiar standards from the Great American Songbook, vintage pop songs into
the jazz context and new music.
Her musical journey began as a child while growing up in Nebraska. During her
formative years Carolyn sang in her school choirs and studied voice. Both of her
parents were gifted musicians. After graduation, the lure of a bigger city drew her to
Dallas, Texas where she enjoyed a successful 1st career in retailing for luxury stores.
Carolyn traveled the world as a Buyer and continued seeking out music related opportunities.
In 2008, she made the decision to pursue music full time as a vocalist and bandleader.
Carolyn performs publicly and privately as Fresh Vintage Jazz Ensemble with her stellar group of
musicians. For More details visit the web site!
2008 Recorded in New York City, her debut CD Bon Appetit! garnered excellent
reviews. A very special guest, the late Bob Dorough makes an appearance playing
swinging piano and singing with Jones on a new duet arrangement of his famous tune
Devil May Care.