Cécile McLorin Salvant has been hailed as one of the great revelations of contemporary jazz. Born in Miami in 1989, her passion for music manifested itself at an early age. After studying at the University of Miami, she moved to France, where she began to develop her professional career.
Her first album, “Cécile”, was released in 2009, but it was with her second work, “WomanChild” (2013), that she achieved widespread recognition. The album was critically acclaimed and earned her a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album. From that point on, McLorin Salvant has become a leading figure in the jazz scene, releasing a series of successful albums such as “For One to Love” (2015) and “Dreams and Daggers” (2017), the latter also a Grammy winner.
McLorin Salvant’s versatility is reflected in his ability to perform a wide range of musical styles and genres. From jazz classics to popular songs, her technical mastery and expressiveness make her an exceptional performer. In addition to her outstanding musical career, McLorin Salvant has ventured into opera and collaborated with renowned artists, demonstrating her versatility and artistic talent.
The presence of Cécile McLorin Salvant at the Música al Raso Festival in Zaragoza is a unique opportunity to enjoy her masterful voice live. Her performance promises to be a highlight of the festival, where attendees will be able to immerse themselves in the emotionality of her interpretation and let themselves be carried away by the passion and virtuosity of this talented jazz singer.
In short, Cécile McLorin Salvant has distinguished herself as one of the great voices of contemporary jazz. Her professional career and impressive discography are testament to her talent and dedication to music. Her performance at the Música al Raso Festival in Zaragoza is an unmissable opportunity to witness this exceptional artist in all her splendor.