"Rose Fingered Dawn"
"A model of lustrous tone and clear headed energy, then waxes blue...exercising the fine art of understatement."
-- Josef Woodward, Down Beat
Jackie Allen - vocals
John Moulder - guitar
Hans Sturm - bass
Ben Lewis - piano
Dan Richeson - percussion
with special guests:
Geoff Bradfield - sax
Tito Carillo - trumpet
Jackie Allen is celebrating the release of her 12th CD as leader!
Rose Fingered Dawn features a brand range of compositions, from sultry bossa novas to exotic middle eastern grooves and hard swinging blues.
Each tune was lovely written for her over the years by her husband, critically acclaimed bassist and composer, Hans Sturm.
Described as “utterly distinctive and even innovative” by Billboard Magazine, Jackie is renown for her transcendent interpretations. Her extraordinary talent has taken her on multiple tours of Europe, Morocco, Brazil, China and Taiwan. Nationally she has toured both coasts and in-between appearing in Los Angeles at Catalina’s, San Francisco at Yoshi’s, San Diego at Humphrey's, and New York City at The Blue Note and The Josef Papp Public Theater. She was featured artist with the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic in Chicago’s Millennium Park and Auditorium Theater for Ella Fitzgerald’s 95 Birthday Celebration.
She has performed international festivals in Detroit, Chicago, Paris, The Hague, Stuttgart, Edinburgh, Bologna, Beijing, Hong Kong, Thessaloniki, Sao Paulo and more.