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“What’s rare is to come upon an artist with as much talent and taste as Christina Crerar…” (Samuel Chell, AllAboutJazz.com). Breezy, bright and deserving of wider recognition, Crerar certainly knows the tradition but is more than willing to inject her own spirit and inspiration into the familiar as well as rarely heard gems. While she is steeped in the rhythms, melodies and lyrics of the 1920s to the 1950s, Crerar is not about to neglect modern tunes that sing true to her. As a vocalist, Christina Crerar’s resume brims with versatility" she blends influences from her performances with jazz groups of all sizes and traditions, musical theatre, contemporary opera, pop and cabaret into her unique sound, creating a presence that seems magically familiar but unquestionably her own. Christina Crerar has begun receiving acclaim for her new jazz vocal CD entitled "Little Jazz Bird"
Label: Self Produced
Track listing: Little Jazz Bird; Thou Swell; Occasional Man; If Yesterday Could Only Be Tomorrow; But Not For Me; Solid Potato Salad; Down With Love; You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To; No Moon At All; Hershey Bar; Hallelujah, I Love Him So; Waters of March; Give Me The Simple Life; Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year.
by Samuel Chell
These days there's hardly a shortage of aspiring female songbirds or recordings that document their efforts. What's rare is to come upon an artist with as much talent and taste as Christina Crerar and an album as carefully conceived, produced, and executed as this one. Little Jazz Bird soars above most other debuts because ...