A forward thinking vocalist and composer, Tammy Scheffer's music makes an imaginative use of her voice and her group's instrumentation to create new textures and a personal, fresh sound. In her debut recording for Inner Circle Music, “Wake Up, Fall Asleep”, she puts her own spin on the well known “When You Wish Upon A Star”, and fully expresses a wide musical world in her original wordless compositions. In the words of saxophonist Greg Osby, who attended the recording session: “The music was vibrant, personal and exceptional. It was an amazing session”.
A native of Belgium who grew up in Israel, Tammy was first introduced to jazz music in high school, and started performing professionally at the age of 18