EPISODE 111 - TALKING JAZZ at the Chicago Jazz Festival with Sarah Marie Young
ONSITE FROM THE 2018 CHICAGO JAZZ FESTIVAL
Onsite at the 2018 Chicago Jazz Festival TALKING JAZZ EPISODE 111 features an interview with vocalist Sarah Marie Young. Mike talks with Sarah about studying music at IU and Columbia College, her band the Oh Yeah's, her upcoming gig with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra and much more.
UPCOMING SHOWS 10.13 Studebaker Theater | A CJO Salute to Nancy Wilson | 7:30 pm
ABOUT SARAH MARIE YOUNG
Sarah Marie Young is an award winning singer, songwriter and musician. She was a semi-finalist in the 2010 Thelonious Monk Competition and the winner of the 2011 Montreux Voice Competition judged by Quincy Jones, from which she recorded her first full length album "Too Many Februaries" at Balik Farm Studios in Switzerland and performed it at The Montreux Jazz Festival in 2012. After being signed by the dutch label Snip Records in 2014, Sarah Marie Young released and toured Europe with her second album, "Little Candy Heart". Sarah's latest album, "Recess" was self-produced and released in April 2016. In 2017 she was featured with Postmodern Jukebox, and in 2018 appeared on Playing For Change's "Skin Deep" video with Buddy Guy.