Results for "Elif Çağlar"
"...a wonderful singer with a great talent and will be a real winner in the world of Jazz" Sheila Jordan "Some wonderful arrangements...What I like most about the recording is the sound of Elif's voice. She is articulate and doesn't seem to be afraid of going places" Lawrence "Butch" Morris Born in 1980, Elif Çağlar studied Jazz Composition at Istanbul Bilgi University. She released an album with her "Roxy Music Days" winner band "Bagdat Avenue" named "1-10". In 2006, she went to New York to get her Master's Degree in Jazz Performance in Queens College, The Aaron Copland School of Music where she studied with the legendary jazz vocalist Sheila Jordan and became the first Turk to graduate from the program with an award
by Dan Bilawsky
Elif Çağlar sure knows how to put together a band. For her sophomore release, this Istanbul-based vocalist--a former pupil of Sheila Jordan--enlisted three modernist luminaries to help light the way: drummer Eric Harland brings his usual rhythmic ingenuity, energy, and play-for-the-song perspective to the production; bassist Harish Raghavan--Harland's bassist of choice for his own Voyager project--is ...