Kurt Elling is a prominent American jazz vocalist. Each of his ten albums have been nominated for a Grammy award and he has been named “Male Singer of the Year” by the Jazz Journalists Association eight times.
St. Louis native Jeremy Davenport is a jazz trumpeter and vocalist now based in New Orleans.
Davenport, 42, grew up in a family of musicians. His mother was a music educator for nearly 50 years and his father recently retired from the St. Louis Symphony.
Davenport’s performances harken back to a time when Jazz was at its peak popularity though his unique style and mood of storytelling creates a modern edge.
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