“Carrie Jackson is an impressive vocalist and her voice swings with life. Deep and Soulful, she’s sensual at the same time she’s playful…Carrie has many talents, and is never afraid to use them.” - JAZZ IMPROV
Carrie Jackson is a New York, New Jersey based vocalist and performer who spreads, shares her joy and well-honed expertise on the stage. Carrie with her multifaceted singing style can harmonize swing, scat, swing standards with sweet soul, wail the blues, ballads, or Gospel, all complimented by her engaging stage presence and graceful moves. Carrie has a wide range with a strong command of the classic elements of jazz vocalizing. She is also a gifted lyricist, has great timing and truly sings from her heart. She has been a guest vocalist for a variety of occasions and events around the world in years before and since. Ms Jackson was raised in Newark, NJ and honed her many talents in the New York City tri-state metropolitan areas. Carrie has sung with many different groups, and is a consummate band leader.
This versatile singer began performing at age six in the children’s and young adult choir’s in Mount Calvary Baptist Church, Newark, NJ. She also appeared on television stations, live radio broadcasts and musical theater to include Ain’t Misbehavin’ Fats’ Wallers Musical and Nunsense, Musical and on tour performing throughout the USA and abroad.
The evening will include a dessert reception and an opportunity to meet Ms. Jackson