Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 8:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The masterful blues and jazz singer Diane Witherspoon performs standards and original songs from her many beloved albums. Her charismatic stage presence, soulfully swinging renditions and memorable improvisations have delighted audiences for over two decades.
Singer, composer, and producer, Diane Witherspoon began singing as a child (with 8 siblings), and often performed in her church choir. Originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, and now residing in Las Vegas, NV, Diane attended Saint Olaf College and the University of Minnesota. Diane has taught music and conducted workshops for students in California public schools and in Tokyo, Japan. Inspired by her sister, Shirley Witherspoon, a former Duke Ellington vocalist, and second cousin, Jimmy Witherspoon, a legendary blues singer, Diane is now an internationally renowned singer.