MP3 Eve Zanni - Songs For Modern Mermaids
Passionate jazz with Brasilian, Cuban, Gypsy, Middle-Eastern flavours; a singer-composer with sensual warmth, wit and wisdom.
10 MP3 Songs
WORLD: World Fusion, JAZZ: Jazz Vocals
Eve Zanni is an original jazz voice, warm and expressive with a sensual musicality....traversing the primal depths of great jazz standards and original compositions in a blend of her unique arrangements that embrace classic jazz, Brasilian, Afro-cuban, and Middle-eastern rhythms....all sung with passion and romantic soul.
Eve Zanni was born in California into a family of musicians and vocalists spanning several generations.....performing and writing music and lyrics from childhood, Eve left the U.S.A. as a teenager and wandered the globe, living and performing for nine years in Europe. Since returning to New York Eve began singing with big bands and her own vocal trio "The Sweethots" (mentioned in Will Friedwald''s book "Jazz Singing" as the "best of its kind") and The Ella Fitzgerald Biography by Stuart Nicholson. Eve Zanni''s contribution as a vocalist and lyricist/composer are extensively mentioned in https://www.tradebit.comry Daniels'' book, "Lester Leaps In" and she is listed in Lewis Porter''s new Jazz Encyclopedia.
Eve leads her own ensembles; (JAZZMUNDO, THE SWEETHOTS)as well as performing with many jazz greats including: The Cab Calloway Orchestra (led by Cab''s grandson, Calloway Brooks) Barry Harris, Norman Simmons, Jerome Richardson, "Big Nick" Nicholas, Walter Bishop, Jr, Benny Powell, Richard Wyands, Cafe, to name only a few.
Eve Zanni writes original lyrics to Lester Young compositions and solos and organizes The Lester Young Memorial Celebration every March; held at https://www.tradebit.comer''s Church at 54th ad Lexington Avenue in Manhattan (New York, USA).
Performing and teaching vocal music and song-writing in New York City Schools, Eve also tours, records with her own groups and as a back-up singer; travelling in the U.S., the Carribean and Europe.
Original composition GYPSY WAVE DANCE by Eve Zanni was selected as a feature on TENNJAZZ available on Imaginary Records.